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Old 02-10-2013, 05:39 AM   #28587
Achtung
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Originally Posted by mikegc View Post
Here are my JMB pieces:
[My dad, a US Army medic at the Battle of Luzon, brought back this 8mm Nambu:






Dad recalls taking it from a wounded Japanese lieutenant. The holster appears to be a cut-down US issued model for a 1911. The grips were altered, perhaps with aircraft plexiglass and there photos of American girls were inserted. Time and mold are taking their toll on the photos, as you can see. I fear this weapon has a grim history.

Mike
Amazing. I'd be interested in any more details.
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