2005 the Fort MacArthur Museum took another giant leap
forward in our efforts to expand our coast artillery
motor vehicle collection with the delivery of the first
of several new additions.
Our new WC-56 command car is
a great step forward in reaching the museums goal of
representing the types of vehicles that once served at
These types of four wheel
drive vehicles were used for battlefield recognizance,
transportation, and as a mobile communications platform
and we have a great number of archival pictures showing
them in use.