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Remington Rand Model 1911A1 U.S. Army Type 2 (ca. 1943) - Serial Number 984284


Paul Krokovic Collection

Remington Rand M1911A1 serial number 984284 - Circa 1943 pistol with Type 2 slide markings.

Close-up of Remington Rand Type 2 slide markings.

Close-up of "FJA" inspector's mark.  FJA are the initials of Frank J. Atwood, inspector of ordnance.  The "P" proof mark is located near the magazine release and on top of the slide, in front of the rear sight.

Remington Rand M1911A1 serial number 984284 - right side profile.

Close-up of cross cannons ordnance mark on the right rear of the frame, to the right of the hammer pin.

Close up of right side frame markings.  "UNITED STATES PROPERTY" over the serial number with "M1911A1 U.S. ARMY" to the right of the slide stop pin.

Mainspring housing.

G marking on top of the frame next to the disconnector.

P proofmark on top of the slide, in front of the rear sight.

HS marked barrel.  HS is the marking of High Standard.

"G" marked tow on the General Shaver contract magazine.  These magazines are recognized by the G mark on the toe and the spot welded seam up the back of the magazine.

Markings inside the front channel of the frame.

Inside of grips.

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