Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy
Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy
Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy
Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy Colt Service Model Ace 22LR SN:SM8489 MFG:1945 Navy
  • Caliber: 22LR
  • Era: Pre-War
  • Finish: Parco-Lubrite
  • Inspector: GHD
  • Serial Number: SM8489
  • Shipment Type: Military
  • Year: 1945

This Colt Service Model Ace was shipped to the Officer-in-Charge at the Naval Supply Depot in Norfolk Virginia on July 5th, 1945 in a 1,500 gun shipment.  

This Service Ace features Colt's Parco-Lubrite finish which is observed on pistols near the end of WWII production.  Stocks are the later Coltwood which replaced the walnut stocks.

The Service Model Ace was a 5" barrel 22LR caliber pistol.  It's weight and recoil was meant to simulate that of a full size 45 caliber pistol.