Joel Babcock Collection
Ithaca - Model 1911A1 serial number
1239717 - manufactured in 1943, packed/shipped January
5, 1944, and received by the Property Ordnance Officer,
Supply Div., Office of Strategic Services, Fowler Bldg.,
Rosslyn, VA January 11, 1944. The order stipulates the
deadline for delivery is 1/15/44 and Packed for Export.
Left side slide markings
- ITHACA GUN CO., INC. plus ITHACA, N.Y..
Close-up of left side showing the ordnance inspectors
mark "FJA". This is the mark of Col. Frank J.
Atwood. The "P" proof mark is located on the left side
of receiver, top of slide and left barrel lug.
Close-up of serial number and United States
Rear of gun showing grip safety and late grooved (7 ribs)
Top of slide showing "P" Proof mark.
Ordnance "crossed cannon" inspection cartouche
Front grip strap and trigger.