10 Feb 2014

Wartime Dodge truck

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:08 pm on 10 February 2014

Husband and wife team, Phillip and Gillian Avery, are busy packing their wartime Dodge truck today in preparation for it making the journey to Normandy for the 70th commemorations of the D-Day landings, in April this year. The pair are military vehicle enthusiasts and are no strangers to long drives, having taken a Series One Landrover around the world in 1998 - but this year they will travel to France, with their restored 1942 Dodge to join thousands of other enthusiasts on the Normandy beaches.