Shorpy Saturday – Dodges of War: 1942

By Jeffrey Buck

Detroit doing its part to help win the war. The assembly line at its finest.

Take a look at the photograph entitled “Dodges of War: 1942“:


August 1942. “Detroit (vicinity). Chrysler Corporation Dodge truck plant. Hundreds of deft operations are required to assemble and finish the long lines of Dodge Army truck bodies that move daily to final production lines.” Just one of the thousands of production lines that spelled doom for the Axis. Medium-format negative by Arthur Siegel, Office of War Information.

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