“The one honor which is mine and mine alone is that of having commanded such an uncompromisible group of Americans the record of whose fortitude, audacity, and valor will endure as long as history lasts.” General George S. Patton, Jr. – 9 May 1945
America Remembers is proud to offer a tribute to General George S. Patton, Jr. for the accomplishments and indomitable spirit of this outstanding American leader. The concept and design of the Tribute has been officially authorized by the Family of George S. Patton, Jr.
General George S. Patton, Jr. was larger than life, charismatic, and controversial personality. Throughout his military career, General George S. Patton, Jr. dared great deeds, and inspired the troops serving under his command to achieve far beyond even their own expectations. General George S. Patton, Jr. was the quintessential warrior, patriot, and a brilliant military scholar. General Patton’s speeches were legendary and often inspired the troops who served under his command. In the words of his biographer, George S. Patton, Jr. had “a genius for war.”
Here is a working Colt .45 ACP pistol, with the solid, hand-filling heft that veterans will remember. Craftsmen specifically commissioned by America Remembers decorate each Tribute.
Depicted on the right side of the slide is a scene from the Battle of the Bulge, featuring tanks and troops moving through the snow toward Bastogne. There is also a depiction of General George S. Patton, Jr. standing in his Jeep, addressing his troops. At the rear of the slide, on both sides, are the stars of the Lieutenant General and General ranks.
The left side of the slide features two classic portraits of General George S. Patton, Jr. Also featured is a tank, which played such an important role in achieving victory in Europe. General Patton is shown saluting the tanks and tankers in appreciation and respect for their significant contributions to the victory in Europe. Also included are two of his notable quotes:
“AN ARMY IS A TEAM. IT EATS, SLEEPS, AND FIGHTS AS A TEAM.”
“THE SOLDIER IS THE ARMY.”
The grips on this deluxe tribute pistol are specially crafted of faux ivory, and adorned with the distinctive GSP monogram seen on General George S. Patton Jr.’s favorite pistols. As a final touch, grip screws, slide stop, hammer, safety lock and magazine catch are all hand-polished and finished with 24-karat gold. On the top of the slide are inscribed the campaigns with which General Patton’s name will forever be associated, followed by his signature.
The America Remembers General George S. Patton, Jr. Tribute Pistol honors the memory of one of America’s foremost fighting men. The opportunity to own this Tribute won’t last long, so reserve yours today before it’s too late!
Free Display Case
Each General George S. Patton, Jr. Tribute .45 is accompanied by an elegant, luxuriously lined display case with a special brass plaque.
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Since the “General George S. Patton, Jr. Tribute” is a working Colt pistol, it will be shipped to a licensed firearms dealer of your choice.
I wish to reserve the “General George S. Patton, Jr. Tribute,” a working Colt .45 ACP Pistol, at the current issue price of $2,195*. Each pistol is numbered and registered within the limited edition of 500, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Thirty day return privilege.
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