Ambivalent Skeptic

March 3, 2011

M1911 History, on this day 03 March 1911

Filed under: 1911,History — Clint1911 @ 11:05 am

The Ordnance Department, having received prototypes from both Savage and Colt, issued that the trials for the firearms would be 15 March 1911. This would be the trial that lead to the adoption of the Colt-built John Moses Browning designed pistol by the US Military service.

I had more to write but my notes are currently unavailable. Check back later.

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