|Place made||United States of America|
Second World War, 1939-1945
First World War, 1914-1918
Colt Semi Automatic Model 1908 Vest Pocket Pistol : Sergeant David Peter Gooley, Z Special Unit
Colt semi automatic vest pocket pistol. Blued frame stamped on the left side with Colt's Pt.A.MFG.Co HARTFORD CT USA and Patent dates 1896 - 1910 with the rearing horse trade mark. On the right side COLT AUTOMATIC CALIBRE .25. Black plastic grips with 'Colt' and the horse trade mark.
This pistol belonged to Sergeant David Peter Gooley, A.I.F. who joined the Z Special force in June 1944. He was a member of the RIMAU party which was captured and executed at Singapore by the Japanese on 7 July 1945.