Rock Island Arsenal Model M15 General Officer’s Pistol Issued to General Phillips N. Gordon

Brigadier General Phillips N. Gordon: October 30, 1924 – January 14, 2016 Brig. Gen. Phillips N. Gordon, Indiana Army National Guard Asst. Adjutant General Son’s Obituary 2016: “Dr. Gordon, a former educator, soldier, and author, began his teaching career in 1950 as the youngest principal of a public school in the State of New Hampshire. He […]

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Rock Island Arsenal Model M15 General Officer’s Pistol Issued to General Donald J. Brown

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Rock Island Arsenal Model M15 General Officer’s Pistol Issued to General Clifford G. Ryan

General Clifford G. Ryan: Passed away on February 13, 2015 at his home in Sun City Center, Florida in the loving arms of his wife of 65 years, Jennie Ryan. Cliff was born on August 10, 1926 in Hazel Park, Michigan to Gerald and Mildred Ryan. He went on to graduate from Catholic Central High School […]

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1940 US Army Colt Model 1911A1, Belonging to WWII Pearl Harbor Survivor

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Sgt. Aylward’s WWI Bringback First Shipment 1913 US Army Colt Model 1911

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Colonel Byrd Ryland’s Bringback Ithaca Model 1911A1, Photo Album & Mission Map

Some history on Colonel Ryland, published online by a relative of Byrd: CRASH LANDING AT KIMBOLTON, ENGLAND – 1944 AFTER A BOMBING RAID OVER GERMANY – in his own words: “Our target that day was Hanover, Germany. Right after bombs away we received three close hits that not only knocked out number 4 engine and […]

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SHARP US Navy Shipped Colt Model 1911A1, Belonging to Colonel Dean Wilker, Pilot USMC

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SHARP 1912 Manufactured US Army Colt Model 1911, Gold Inlaid & Inscribed to Capt. W. H. Beal

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USN Captain H.H. Greer’s Colt Government Model 1911A1, 1937 Shipped to USS Lamson, Fully Documented & Original Receipt

Commander Harry Holt Greer , Jr. Here is one of many interesting stories found on Captain Greer: 04 14-Sep-44, USS Seahorse (SS-304), War Patrol No. 6, CDR H. H. Greer, Jr. On September 14, 1944, at 12° 24′ 60.000″ N, 127° 29′ 0.000″ E, Seahorse sighted three Japanese men in the water. Since there was […]

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Col. Lucardi’s (57th Fighter Group) Remington Rand Model 1911-A1

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