Lt. H. L. Oakes, Jr. USNR 11th Amphibious Force D-Day Colt 1911

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Lt. H. L. Oakes, Jr. USNR 11th Amphibious Force D-Day Colt 1911

Lt. H. L. Oakes, Jr. USNR 11th Amphibious Force D-Day Colt 1911 and pistol belt set available for inspection By Appointment in my store.

Lt. H. L. Oakes, Jr. USNR 11th Amphibious Force D-Day Colt 1911 Pistol carried throughout WWII including his service as a commander with the 11th Amphibious Force at Normandy.

The 1944 photo shows his son wearing his Colt Model 1911 pistol and belt set and his Normandy M1 Helmet when Lt. Oakes was home on leave following the Normandy invasion. An extraordinary well documented D-Day firearm with provenance from the family that includes a copy of Lt. Oakes' official authorization letter allowing him to retain this pistol. Oakes continued his naval service as a ship's captain in the Pacific after serving in the European North Africa, Italian and Normandy campaigns.

Interesting trades always considered or direct sale…Please inquire if you have a serious interest.

Trades considered…Let me know what you have…Fine Watches are especially of interest…I currently need a Rolex Submariner Stainless and Gold Black Dial Reference 116613LN

Please note: There are NO SALES via Paypal for Firearms and Ammunition …PayPal is accepted for all other sales.

Please note: There are NO SALES via Paypal for Firearms and Ammunition…Payment can be made via Credit Card, Cash or Check…PayPal is accepted for all other sales…All Federal, State and Local Laws apply to sales of firearms which require a current valid FFL or Curio and Relics license to purchase.

 

Lt. Oakes served in North Africa, Italy, Normandy then took command of a ship in the Pacific as a Lt. Commander.

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Lt. H. L. Oakes, Jr. USNR 11th Amphibious Force D-Day Colt 1911 and pistol belt set available for inspection By Appointment in my store.

Lt. H. L. Oakes, Jr. USNR 11th Amphibious Force D-Day Colt 1911 Pistol carried throughout WWII including his service as a commander with the 11th Amphibious Force at Normandy.

The photo shows his son wearing his Colt Model 1911 pistol and belt set and his Normandy M1 Helmet when Lt. Oakes was home on leave following the Normandy invasion. An extraordinary well documented D-Day firearm with provenance from the family that includes a copy of Lt. Oakes’ official authorization letter allowing him to retain this pistol.

 

Lt. Oakes served in North Africa, Italy, Normandy then took command of a ship in the Pacific as a Lt. Commander.
Please note: There are NO SALES via Paypal for Firearms and Ammunition …PayPal is accepted for all other sales.

Please note: There are NO SALES via Paypal for Firearms and Ammunition…Payment can be made via Credit Card, Cash or Check…PayPal is accepted for all other sales…All Federal, State and Local Laws apply to sales of firearms which require a current valid FFL or Curio and Relics license to purchase.

Trades considered…Let me know what you have…Fine Watches are especially of interest…I currently need a Rolex Submariner Stainless and Gold Black Dial Reference 116613LN