New PM! Discussion Poll Photo Album. We now have a family heirloom of sorts. Her father had it refinished at the factory after he returned from Vietnam so collector value is diminished, but it does have a lot of sentimental value. What’s the correct tip of grip panels for this? He had it mounted in a display case and it currently has a set of checkered VZ’s mounted on it.
Ithaca 1911A1 WW2 Pistol 45 Auto
Military Versions from to They are very rare and rank in value with Singer models. Savage Munitions Co.
Military Versions from to Unique serial number sequences were established for special edition and commemorative Model 37 and Model 87 guns. Much of the data presented for the Model 37 guns came from microfilm copies of Ithaca shipping records on file at the National Tracing Offices of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and from microfiche copies of invoices. Toggle navigation.
Ithaca Serial Number Search. I refinished the stock with BLO, it was nearly black with grime when I got it.
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This Remington Rand MA1 is striking. One of the more interesting guns that have come through the Guns. The gun came to us from the family of a man who was reportedly a B bomber pilot during the conflict. Remington Rand, not to be confused with Remington Arms, was a business machine company formed in a merger between the Remington Typewriter Company and Rand Kardex Corporation during the Roaring Twenties. However, as with other gadget and widget makers, during WWII they retooled to help crank out the Arsenal of Democracy and win the war.
The Model and Model A1 Military and Commercial Pistols (For Collectors Springfield Armory, Remington Arms-UMC, Singer, Ithaca, Remington Rand and All military and commercial markings are listed by date or serial number.
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I was planning to pick up the Ithaca in the photos below tomorrow. It was pointed out to me by members of the CMP forum, that while the serial number falls within the last block of production pistols, the serial number is higher than the last known Ithaca serial number of 2,, Any information that could be provided by knowledgeable M collectors would be sincerely appreciated. This would be my first USGI pistol and I am hoping to avoid getting burned if this is not an honest example.
Post war production?? Not really sure.
Manufacturer/Serial Number/Date Made. Beginning of M 1) Colt: S/N Ithaca Ma1 Serial Numbers. Discussion in ‘M’ started by.
Reserved for A Grades. Lefever guns numbered under Company once located in Syracuse, NY. This company went out of business. The special serial number block for the Model 37R was discontinued after Special serial number blocks were discontinued during for the models 37S and 37T. Unique serial number sequences were established for special edition and commemorative Model 37 and Model 87 guns. Much of the data presented for the Model 37 guns came from microfilm copies of Ithaca shipping records on file at the National Tracing Offices of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and from microfiche copies of invoices from the era that were found at the Ithaca factory.
The Model 87 data came from the serial number records of the Ithaca Acquisition Corporation.
A Pilot’s Best Friend: WWII Remington Rand M1911A1
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The below dates with associated serial numbers represent the approximate serial number , Lefever Nitro Special – (Made by Ithaca Gun Co.).
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U.S. Ithaca Model 1911A1 Pistol w/British Lend-Lease Markings
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This MA1 was manufactured by the Ithaca Gun Company in late according to historical records. The MA1 is a recoil operated, self-loading, semi-automatic pistol that has been chambered for the. The pistol has been designed to operate as a single action firearm that utilizes an external hammer. The steel frame has a grey parkerized finish. The sight system includes a square blade front sight that is milled as part of the slide, and a square notch rear sight that is housed in a dovetail slot and drift adjustable for windage only.
This pistol is fed by a single column 7 round detachable box magazine.
Dating ithaca 1911
We can tell better if you post a pic. NRA Gun Member. The flaming bomb was the inspector stamp for sts WW2 ithacas and a very few early war colt ma1’s. Basically it’s a circle with a flame ithaca top if it. Does that sound familiar.
This is a Krieghoff / Suhl Luftwaffe chamber date , 98% Blue, 98% Straw, Vintage U.S. Military Ithaca A1 Model ACP Pistol ** %.
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