Colt Government Model .45 ACP - Serial Number C158308
Colt 1911A1 Government Model Serial Number C158308 -
Manufactured ca. 1929. Colt letter indicates it was shipped
on January 14, 1931 to R.S. Elliott Arms Company,
Kansas City, MO in a 3 gun shipment. The top of the frame is
marked with the G marking, indicating it was left over from
the 1924 military order. The barrel also has the 1924
Transition type K marking on the belly just forward of the
Scott Gahimer Collection
Right side of C158308.
Factory letter for Colt Government Model serial number
Left side slide markings.
Right side showing serial number and GOVERNMENT MODEL
mark on the frame and 1911A1 style slide marking on the