Auto Ordnance 1911-A1 “Fly Girls” WW2 Spl Ed. 45 ACP Pistol, 5″ Barrel Armor Black / Gunmetal Gray Finish, 7rd – Auto Ordnance 1911BKOWC2
As part of Auto-Ordnances ongoing series of custom 1911s paying tribute to the men and women who supported Americas drive towards victory in World War II, we are proud to introduce the Fly Girls 1911. This custom pistol honors the Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs) who played a vital role in the war effort. Over 1000 women served as pilots during WWII , taking on vital roles operating aircraft in non-combat positions so their male counterparts could directly engage the enemy. These women aviators were pioneers in the profession, facing all of the risks and challenges shared by pilots of the time period. By wars end, 38 had given their lives in service to their country. Auto-Ordnance is proud to honor the dedication and sacrifice of the WASPs with this beautiful engraved and finished custom 1911 pistol! Fly Girls Special Edition WW2 1911 features- Wood Grips with US logo, custom engraved with the original Fly Girls script, logo, wings and years of service. Also, the Star Roundel, rivets and panels and a 2 color black and OD green Cerakote finish. Includes one 7 rd magazine.
- FAMILY:1911 Style Pistol Series
- MODEL:1911A1 Fly Girls Special Edit.
- TYPE:Semi-Auto Pistol
- ACTION:Single Action
- FINISH:Black/O.D. Green Cerakote
- STOCK/FRAME:Steel Frame
- STOCK/GRIPS:Wood Grips w/U.S. Logo
- WEIGHT:35 oz.
- CALIBER/GAUGE:45 ACP
- # OF MAGS:1
- MAGAZINE DESC:7 rd.
- OVERALL LENGTH:8.5″
- SIGHTS:Blade Front, Rear Drift Adj.
- SAFETY:Thumb Safety, Grip Safety
- ADDL INFO:Women Airforce Service Pilots
- ADDL INFO:Star Roundel / Rivets & Panels
- ADDL INFO:“Pistol Packing Mama” Engraved