Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department
Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department
Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department
Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department Colt Official Police 4" 38 SN:700500 MFG:1942 - War Department
  • Caliber: 38 Special
  • Era: Pre-War
  • Finish: Fine Brushed Blue
  • Serial Number: 700555
  • Shipment Type: Military
  • Year: 1942

This Colt Official Police was Sold to the War Department, Finance Officer in Washington, DC.  It was shipped to the Southwestern Proving Grounds in Hope Arkansas.  Attn: Captian H.B. Bishop, Ordnance Depot, Post Quartermaster on May 6th, 1942 in a 55 gun shipment.

The left side of the frame has the flaming bomb proof mark just above the cylinder latch.  It's finished in Colt's fine brushed blue with walnut checkered grips.