Colt owned by Patton

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  1. Just Jim

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  2. Joe13

    Joe13
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    Psshh, i have a dozen of those in my safe; no need for another one...
     
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    DirectDrive
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    I dunno why he didn't carry a 1911....well two 1911's in his case.

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  4. Flopsweat

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    I wear a revolver from time to time. They're kind sexy.
     
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    My wife's late uncle was Pattons personnel driver and he gave up that cushy job to join the D day invasion.
    He was also a dead ringer for Robert Mitchum.
    Nobody knew about his war years in the army until he passed away and they found a box with all of his medals and other army memorabilia.
    He never once talked about the war. My guess is that he handled that revolver more then once.
     
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    Oh......I saw the thread title..........and thought he's non running it very well!
     
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    Notice the two notches on the grip...:D
     
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    Imagine that Colt's gun was nicknamed The Peacemaker back in the day and today's crowd would label it The Warmaker.
     
  10. Norm0931

    Norm0931
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    This gun came through our shop for the Oregon Historical Society. It's going to be in an exhibit in Portland.
    PattonColt1.jpg
     

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