Smith & Wesson revolver : Lieutenant R C Page, Z Special Unit, Services Reconnaissance Department

Place Asia: Singapore
Accession Number RELAWM32449
Collection type Technology
Object type Firearm
Physical description Metal, Wood
Location Main Bld: World War 2 Gallery: Gallery 3: Special Forces
Place made United States of America
Date made c 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Smith & Wesson service revolver. The frame is stamped on the right side with the 'S&W' trademark and 'MADE IN U.S.A.'. On the barrel is 'SMITH & WESSON' and '.38 S&W CTG'. The top frame is engraved 'NX 70789.J.K.PROWSE. A.I.F.'. The grips are made of checkered wood and there is a small silver disc with the 'S&W' trademark in the top section.

History / Summary

This revolver was carried by Lieutenant Robert Page DSO during Operation Jaywick on Singapore harbour.