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Ninety-Nine Years Ago

Discussion in '1911 Forums' started by toshbar, Mar 29, 2010.

  1. toshbar

    toshbar Timber Baron

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    on March 29, 1911...

    The M1911 .45 ACP pistol became the official U.S. Army side arm.

    This one is from 1926.

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    Whew! barely squeezed that in on the right day.
     
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  2. ronin.45

    ronin.45

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    Happy anniversary!
     

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  4. agtman

    agtman 10mm Spartiate

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    Shipped out February 8, 1918 ...
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    Still mission-capable after 92 years and two mag-dumps, ... ;)
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  5. Glock-it-to-me

    Glock-it-to-me Catching liars

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  7. Paul7

    Paul7

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    It was a good year in 1911 - we got both the 1911 pistol and Ronald Reagan.
     
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    CMG

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    Still going strong after 96 years!

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    shays4me gunaholic

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    1920 Commercial! Nice Colts boys!
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    Ruggles

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    Well this thread is not proof of the 1911s greatness I do not know what the Hell is!
     
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