Rare Colt Joe Foss Limited Edition 5 inch 1911 Blued Finish
Listed is a rare mint Colt Joe Foss 1911 45ACP Limited Edition serial #JF0211,5" barrel,gold engraving,new with the cardboard box, and Colt factory letter. This firearm honors an American hero. If you are a military collector and a fan of Colt 1911s then this beautiful pistol is a must have for your collection.
Joseph Jacob Foss (April 17, 1915 – January 1, 2003) was a United States Marine Corps major and a leading Marine fighter ace in World War II. He received the Medal of Honor in recognition of his role in air combat during the Guadalcanal Campaign. In postwar years, he was an Air National Guard brigadier general, served as the 20th Governor of South Dakota (1955–1959), president of the National Rifle Association (NRA) and the first commissioner of the American Football League. He also was a television broadcaster.