One of the largest supplier of trucks to the British forces was the Ford (UK) Motor Company in Dagenham.
W.O.T. 8 4×4 1,5 t version were built in 1941-1942 and were used in North Africa, Italy and NW Europe between 1942 and 1945, remaining in service after WWII. There were produced about 2500 W.O.T. 8 trucks.