COLT NATIONAL MATCH .45 ACP PRODUCTION
commercial National Match pistols were Colt Government
Models and were produced in the Government Model serial
number range between C162000 and C215083. The earliest
examples noted are serial numbers C162997 and C163003
shipped to the U.S. Coast Guard at Curtis Bay, Maryland, on
January 27, 1932.
The serial numbers and
quantities listed below are for standard Colt Government
Models. Government Model National Match pistols with "C"
prefix serial numbers will fall within these ranges.