1945 Colt
M1911A1


Left profile

Right profile

Front legend

Rear legend

Model

Serial number and
property mark

Rear sight, hammer,
and thumb safety

Rear sight and
under FP plate

Front sight

Grip safety and
Ordnance stamp

Acceptance mark, trigger,
and slide lock

Verified proof

Hammer, sight, and
slide serrations

Receiver stamps and disconnector
(notice thumb safety)

Grip and mag release

Images courtesy the Karl Karash collection
All images on this page are copyrighted K. Karash

Rev. 1.0