WC 56 Dodge Command Car (TRUCK) 3/4 Ton 4x4. Also WC 57 with front mounted Winch and WC 58 with Radio communication set-up in rear for instant front line recon info. This was a favorite of "Old Blood and Guts" Gen. George S. Patton Jr. (a descentant of Famous Confederate Leaders in the Civil War).Vechicle was built for front line Reconnaissance But was soon stopped because it became a Hi Target of our enemies as they knew these were used by Hi Ranking Military Officials. It became a popular Parade Vechicle. These were built in Detroit, Michican USA in 1942 thur 1944 and used until end of war in 1945. Patton did use his WC 56 in his famous DASH accross France after D-Day to the Rhine River. Patton was Hi profile and Hi maintance BUT He was our BEST Combat General in Europe in WW2.