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Posted: Saturday, October 26, 2013 4:30 am

FORT HOOD — Military history was alive at Fort Hood on Friday morning as collectors displayed restored military vehicles and equipment for the community.

“Growing up as a kid, my dad taught me to build models,” said Bob Shaw of Killeen, while standing near his World War II-era jeep built in 1944 by the Willis Company. “When I got older, I thought, ‘Why build little things to go on shelves, when I could build a one-to-one scale and drive it?’”

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