Gents, I have an Ithaca 1911A1 from WWII, serial number 1213XXX that is supposedly part of a batch of 5,000 pistols that were consigned to the OSS for delivery to partisans prior to D-Day. Is there anyway to prove this?
Thank You for your help.
Good afternoon gentlemen,
I just acquired an Ithaca 1911A1 from the son of a ww2 veteran. According to him, his dad, Lt JG Smith of the navy, carried this pistol through the pacific on board a cargo ship. The history is awesome, and I would love some more concrete evidence to support it. Can...