The American Automobile Industry in World War Two
An American Auto Industry Heritage Tribute
By David D Jackson


Overview      The U.S. Auto Industry at the Normandy Invasion, June 6, 1944    The U.S. Auto Industry and the B-29 Bomber   U.S. Auto Industry Army-Navy "E" Award Winners   The Complete listing of All Army-Navy "E" Award Winners   Sherman Tanks of the American Auto Industry   Tank Destroyers of the American Auto Industry    M26 Pershing Tanks of the American Auto Industry   Serial Numbers for WWII Tanks built by the American Auto Industry

    Automobile Manufacturers:  American Bantam Car Company   Checker   Chrysler   Crosley   Ford   General Motors   Graham-Paige   Hudson
   Nash-Kelvinator   Packard      Studebaker    Willys-Overland

General Motors Divisions
(Undergoing development) Aeroproducts   Brown-Lipe-Chapin   Buick   Cadillac   Chevrolet   Cleveland Diesel   Delco Appliance   Delco Products   Delco Radio   Delco-Remy   Detroit Diesel   Detroit Transmission   Electro-Motive   Fisher Body   Frigidaire   GM Proving Grounds   GM of Canada   GMC   GMI   Guide Lamp   Harrison Radiator   Hyatt Bearings   Inland   Moraine Products   New Departure   Oldsmobile   Packard Electric   Pontiac   Saginaw Malleable Iron   Saginaw Steering Gear   Southern California Division   Rochester Products   United Motors Service

Truck and Implement Manufacturers:   American LaFrance   Autocar  Diamond T   Caterpillar   Clark Equipment Company   Cleveland Tractor Company   Federal Motor Truck   International Harvester    Mack Truck
   Marmon-Herrington Company   Massey-Harris   Pacific Car and Foundry  Reo Motor Car Company   R.G. LeTourneau   Seagrave Fire Apparatus   Ward LaFrance Truck Corporation   White Motor Company

Automotive Tire
Manufacturers:
   B.F. Goodrich    Firestone Tire and Rubber Company
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M10, M10A1 and M36 Series Tank Destroyer World War Two Serial and Registration Numbers, and Monthly Production Statistics

This page added 4-2-2018.


This Fisher Body built M10 of the Virginia Museum of Military Vehicles basks in the late afternoon September sun.  It is serial number 1712 and was built in April 1943.

Fisher Body Grand Blanc M10 and M10A1 Production Statistics
Date Fisher Body Grand Blanc M10 Serial Numbers Registration numbers Contract Fisher Body Grand Blanc M10A1 Serial Numbers Registration numbers Contract
9-42 105 3-107 4040705-4040809 374-ORD-1880        
10-42 170 108-277 4040810-4040980          
11-42 137 278-414 4040980-4041116          
12-42 199 415-613 4041117-4041315          
1-43 276 614-889 4041316-4041591          
2-43 340 890-1229 4041592-4041931          
3-43 330 1230-1579 4041932-4042261          
4-43 243 1580-1802 4042262-4042504          
 
4-43 185 2839-3023 4081054-4081238 374-ORD-1880        
5-43 416 3024-3439 4081239-4081654          
6-43 400 3440-3899 4081654-4082054          
7.43 199 3840-4038 4082055-4082253          
 
7-43 203 5991-6313 40110110-40110312 374-ORD-1880        
8-43 465 6214-6678 40110313-40110777          
9-43 449 6679-7107 40110778-40111226          
          Fisher Body Grand Blanc M10A1 Serial Numbers Registration numbers Contract
9-43 49 7108-7176 ?   5 7984-7988 40112380-40112384 374-ORD-1213
10-43 350 7157-7506 ?   150 7989-8138 40112385-40112534  
11-43 237 7507-7743 ?   220 8139-8358 40112535-40112754  
12-43 240 7744-7983 ?          
Total 4,993      

375

     
          Fisher Body Grand Blanc M10A1 without turrets for conversion to M36 Serial Numbers Registration numbers Contract
12-4 to 1/44         300 ? ? ?
Total         300      

 

Ford M10A1 Production Statistics
Date Ford Highland Park M10A1 Serial Numbers Registration numbers Contract
10-42 3 1803-1805 4046509-4046511 374-ORD-1213
11-42 18 1806-1823 4046512-4046529  
12-42 7 1824-1830 4046530-4046536  
1-43 56 1831-1886 4046537-4046592  
2-43 116 1887-2002 4046593-4046708  
3-43 150 2003-2152 4046709-4046878  
4-43 133 2153-2285 4046879-4046991  
5-43 123 2286-2408 4046992-4047114  
6-43 133 2409-2541 4047115-4047247  
7.43 124 2542-2665 4047248-4047371  
8-43 131 2666-2796 4047372-4047501  
9-43 44 2797-2840 4047503-4047546  
Total 1,308      

 

M36 Serial Numbers by Rebuilder
Rebuilder Number converted Serial Numbers Dates
Fisher Body Grand Blanc 300 1-300 Oct-Dec 1944
Massey-Harris 500 301-800 Jun-Dec 1944
ALCO 413 801-1213 Oct-Dec 1944
Montreal Locomotive Works 200 1214-1413 ?-May 43
Total 1,413    

 

 

 

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