×
Aircraft / Aviation Vehicles & Artillery Infantry Arms Warships & Submarines Military Pay Scale Military Ranks
HOME
ARMOR
MODERN ARMIES
COUNTRIES
MANUFACTURERS
COMPARE
BY CONFLICT
BY TYPE
BY DECADE
COLD WAR
VIETNAM WAR

M274 Truck, Platform, Utility 1.5-ton, 4x4 (Military Mule)


Utility Vehicle (1956)


Land Systems / Battlefield

1 / 3
Image copyright www.MilitaryFactory.com; No Reproduction Permitted.
2 / 3
Image copyright www.MilitaryFactory.com; No Reproduction Permitted.
3 / 3
Image copyright www.MilitaryFactory.com; No Reproduction Permitted.

Jump-to: Specifications

The mighty M274 Military Mule undertook a variety of roles during its service tenure with the United States Army.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 08/06/2018 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

Specifications



Service Year
1956

Origin
United States national flag graphic
United States

Crew
1
CREWMEN
Production
11,240
UNITS


Willys / Bowen-McLaughlin-York / Batfield / Brusnwick - USA
National flag of the United States United States
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Utility
General utility-minded design to accomplish a variety of battlefield tasks, typically in a non-direct-combat fashion.
Special Purpose
Special purpose design developed to accomplish an equally-special battlefield role or roles.


Length
9.8 ft
3 m
Width
4.2 ft
1.27 m
Height
4.2 ft
1.27 m
Weight
794 lb
360 kg
(Showcased structural values pertain to the M274 (Military Mule) production variant. Length typically includes main gun in forward position if applicable to the design)
Powerplant: 1 x Willys AO4-4-53 gasoline engine developing 16 horsepower.
Speed
24.9 mph
(40.0 kph)
Range
108.1 mi
(174.0 km)
(Showcased performance specifications pertain to the M274 (Military Mule) production variant. Compare this entry against any other in our database)
Typically none. Some versions armed as needed per mission requirement:

1 x 7.62mm M60 General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG)
1 x 12.7mm M2 Browning Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
1 x 106mm Recoilless Rifle
1 x TOW Anti-Tank Guided Missile (ATGM) System
1 x 7.62mm M134 Minigun


Supported Types


Graphical image of a tank anti-tank guided missile
Graphical image of a tank medium machine gun
Graphical image of a tank heavy machine gun
Graphical image of a tank Gatling-style rotating gun


(Not all weapon types may be represented in the showcase above)
Dependent upon armament fit.


M274 "Military Mule" - Base Series Name
M274 Truck, Platform, Utility 1/2 Ton, 4X4 - Official U.S. Army inventory designation.


Military lapel ribbon for the American Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for pioneering aircraft
Military lapel ribbon for the Arab-Israeli War
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of the Bulge
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Kursk
Military lapel ribbon for the Cold War
Military lapel ribbon for the Falklands War
Military lapel ribbon for the Indo-Pak Wars
Military lapel ribbon for the Korean War
Military lapel ribbon for the 1991 Gulf War
Military lapel ribbon representing modern aircraft
Military lapel ribbon for the Soviet-Afghan War
Military lapel ribbon for the Spanish Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for the Vietnam War
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 1
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 2
Military lapel ribbon for the Yom Kippur War
Military lapel ribbon for experimental military vehicles


Ribbon graphics not necessarily indicative of actual historical campaign ribbons. Ribbons are clickable to their respective campaigns / operations.

Advertisements





Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Cookies


2022 Military Pay Scale Army Ranks Navy Ranks Air Force Ranks Alphabet Code DoD Dictionary American War Deaths French Military Victories Vietnam War Casualties

The "Military Factory" name and MilitaryFactory.com logo are registered ® U.S. trademarks protected by all applicable domestic and international intellectual property laws. All written content, illustrations, and photography are unique to this website (unless where indicated) and not for reuse/reproduction in any form. Material presented throughout this website is for historical and entertainment value only and should not to be construed as usable for hardware restoration, maintenance, or general operation. We do not sell any of the items showcased on this site. Please direct all other inquiries to militaryfactory AT gmail.com.

Part of a network of sites that includes GlobalFirepower, a data-driven property used in ranking the top military powers of the world, WDMMA.org, the World Directory of Modern Military Aircraft, and SR71blackbird.org, detailing the history of the world's most iconic spyplane.


Facebook Logo YouTube Logo

www.MilitaryFactory.com • All Rights Reserved • Content ©2003-