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During WWII, soldiers, SEABEES and engineers constructed the endwalls from the lumber used for carting the Quonset hut parts. Someone had misplaced the crates over the last 70 years, so Harold and Gary and crew completed all new carpentry. YOU MAY ALSO BE INTERESTED IN: *Military Trader Magazine *Military Vehicles Magazine
Quonset huts combined to form a 54,000 sq. ft. multi-arch warehouse in Guam. Designers later created a wood version of the Quonset hut for use in the Artic. After World War II. By the 1950s, an estimated 160,000 Quonset huts had shipped around the globe. After the war, military surplus sold Quonset huts to individuals for private use.
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1 Jeeps, Communists, and Quonset Huts: World War II Surplus Disposal in the Territory of Hawaiʻi Gwen Sinclair In the waning days of World War II, the Honolulu Advertiser published a prescient article by a reporter named Gerry Burtnett about military surplus
A Quonset hut is a prefabricated structure of corrugated steel in the shape of half cylinder. For generations, this building has been meeting the requirements of the backyard hobbyists, industrial giants and military who need safe, economical and dependable storage space.
The Quonset Hut was used in all theaters of WWII and subsequent conflicts. It quickly became an archetypal military building and an icon of military life in general. The Quonset Hut's predecessor was the British-designed Nissen Hut, a structure whose arched roof and upright sides required a system of cables and turnbuckles for support.
Quonset huts were the U.S. Navy’s answer to an all-purpose lightweight building that could be shipped anywhere and assembled without skilled labor. ... They seemed a great idea for the military ...
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