MODEL 1909 .45 CALIBER COLT
DOUBLE ACTION PISTOL MANUAL, ORDNANCE DEPARTMENT
quality reprint of the “DESCRIPTION OF THE COLT’S
DOUBLE-ACTION REVOLVER CALIBER .45, MODEL OF 1909, WITH
RULES FOR THE MANAGEMENT, MEMORANDA OF TRAJECTORY, AND
DESCRIPTION OF AMMUNITION”, printed by the Government
printing office, Washington, in 1913. This is an exact
reproduction of the service manual issued by the U.S.
Army to the soldiers with the Model 1909 Colt Pistol
before and during World War I. The manual consists of
13 pages of text covering the description, nomenclature,
parts, ammunition, care and use of this historic arm, as
well as 5 illustrated and photographic plates. An
important addition to the library of any serious student
of the army’s early 20TH Century Revolvers.