TM 9-1295 Ordnance Maintenance: Pistols and Revolvers 1941-12-29
"This manual is published for the information and guidance of ordnance maintenance personnel. It contains instructions for inspection disassembly, assembly, maintenance and repair of the automatic pistol, cal.45, M1911 and M1911A1; Colt revolver, cal.45 M1917; and Smith and Wesson revolver, cal.45, M1917, supplementary to the information contained in the references of paragraph 9. Additional descriptive matter and illustrations are included to aid in providing a complete working knowledge of the materiel."
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