Friday 13th March 1931
The Marmon-Herrington Company, Inc. was incorporated in Indiana, US. It was the successor to the Marmon Motor Car Company, a maker of automobiles from 1902 to 1933. The Marmon-Herrington Company, Inc. was an American-based manufacturer of axles and transfer cases for trucks and other vehicles, built military vehicles and some tanks during World War II, and until the late 1950s or early 1960s was a manufacturer of trucks and trolley buses. The company may be best known for its all-wheel-drive conversions to other truck maker’s units, especially to Ford ones. Based originally in Indianapolis, Indiana, with a plant in Windsor, Ontario, Marmon-Herrington is now based in Louisville, Kentucky.