Historical information

Photos show the type of low cost bodies built in Melbourne for use during the second world war. Bus 262 was used to transport Munitions workers while bus 493 was used in general service.

Physical description

Set of two photographs of two types of buses used during the Second World War in Melbourne.
1 - Bus 262, Reo 20BS chassis - Munitions type - G(y)(2)
2 - Bus 493, Ford Chassis - Austerity type - L(j)(2)

Inscriptions & markings

Detailed description on rear including KSK photo numbers. 2 - has been marked up for use in a publication.