The True Story of the Philippine .45 Cal

Not the Philippine. 45

One does not get very far into the popularly understood history of the Philippine-American War without coming across the claim that the iconic 1911 Colt automatic was invented for use against the Moros. It is at least half a fable and I had planned to write it up more fully when I came across this excellent video whic

h deals with the real story of the gun.

Enjoy!

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