THOMPSON SUBMACHINE GUN, CALIBER .45, M1928A1, WAR
DEPARTMENT BASIC FIELD MANUAL, DECEMBER 31, 1941:
Prepared and printed immediately after the attack on
Pearl Harbor, this War Department Manual for the
Thompson Submachine Gun, M1928A1 is dated December 31,
1941 and was printed by the Government Printing Office
in Washington, D.C. in 1942.
With tan paper covers,
this 80 page manual contains diagrams, nomenclature,
instruction on the expected subjects of maintenance,
operation and marksmanship, and numerous photographs of
soldiers employing this famous machine gun. The manual
is in overall very good condition, with no damage and
some minor handling marks.