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The M1911 Pistol is an American semi-automatic pistol developed in the early 1910s by John Browning.

The firearm was adopted by the US military, and has seen countless reproductions and modernizations over a century later.


For derivatives, see the navbox below.

M1911 Pistol
1911 model.
M1911A1 Pistol
1924 model.
1911 Pattern Pistols
USA Originals M1911 (A1A2)
Derivatives M45 (A1)R1SW1911
Foreign Models Brazilian Taurus PT 1911
German HK 1911
Mexican Systema Obregón
Spanish Star AStar BStar P
Swiss SIG Sauer 1911
Colt Products
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Shotguns 1878
Submachine Guns 633635R0635R0991R6450
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WWI Period (1900 - 1918)
Infantry Weapons
Semi-Automatic Pistols Colt M1903Colt M1911Savage M1907
Revolvers Colt M1892Colt M1889Colt M1905Colt M1909Colt M1917Colt New ServiceS&W M1899S&W M1917
Bolt-Action Rifles Enfield M1917SMLE No.1 Mk.ISpringfield M1896Springfield M1898Springfield M1899Springfield M1903
Semi-Automatic Rifles [[]]
Submachine Guns [[]]
Light Machine Guns Browning M1918
Heavy Machine Guns Browning M1917
Anti-Personnel Grenades [[]]
Flamethrowers [[]]
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Infantry Mortars [[]]
Anti-Aircraft Guns [[]]
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Infantry Guns [[]]
Mortars [[]]
Railroad Artillery [[]]
Siege Artillery [[]]
Land Vehicle Weapons
Vehicle Machine Guns [[]]
Automatic Cannons [[]]
Aircraft Weapons & Munitions
Aircraft Machine Guns [[]]
Naval Weapons & Munitions
Naval Cannons [[]]
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Infantry Weapons
Melee Weapons Ka-BarM1 BayonetM3 Trench KnifeM1917 BayonetM1942 BayonetMarine Raider StilettoMark I Trench Knife
Semi-Automatic Pistols HDMM1903M1908M1911 (A1)
Revolvers M1917New ServiceOfficial PoliceVictory
Bolt-Action Rifles M1903 (A3A4)M1917
Battle Rifles M1 Rifle (E1E2E3E4E5E6E8E9E10E11E12E13E14)M1941 JohnsonT1 Rifle (E1E2)T20 Rifle (E1E2E2, HB)T22 Rifle (E1E2E2, HB)T23 RifleT26 RifleT27 RifleT31 RifleT35 RifleT36 RifleT37 Rifle
Assault Rifles M1 Carbine (A1A2A3)M2 CarbineM3 Carbine
Submachine Guns M1 (A1)M2M3 (A1)M42M50M55M60M65M1921M1923M1926M1927 (A1A3A5)M1928 (A1)
Shotguns Auto-5M31M37M520M620M1897M1912
Light Machine Guns Browning M1918A2M1941 Johnson
General Purpose Machine Guns / Medium Machine Guns M1917M1919 (A1A2A3A4A6)
Heavy Machine Guns M2 (QCB)
Anti-Tank Rifles [[]]
Grenade Launchers [[]]
Flare Guns [[]]
Rifle Grenade Launchers M1M7M17
Anti-Personnel Grenades Mk 2MK3MK3A1MK3A2M1 Frangible GrenadeT13
Anti-Tank Grenades [[]]
Smoke Grenades [[]]
Recoilless Rifles M18M20
Rocket Launchers M1M1A1M9M9A1M18M20
Flamethrowers E-1E1R1M1M1A1M2M2A1
Anti-Personnel Mines [[]]
Anti-Tank Mines M1M1A1M4M7M7A1M7A2
Infantry Mortars 60mm M281mm M1
Other Man-Portable Explosives M1A1 Bangalore Torpedo
Infantry Equipment
Camouflage Camouflage [[]]
Clothing Backpacks [[]]
Body Armour [[]]
Bomb Suit [[]]
Elbow and knee pads [[]]
Signals & IFF [[]]
Suits [[]]
Vests & Webbing [[]]
Headwear Communication [[]]
Gas Masks & Rebreathers [[]]
Goggles [[]]
Helmets [[]]
Vehicle Headwear [[]]
Optics, Detection and Surveillance Man-Portable Radar [[]]
Mine Detectors [[]]
Night Vision Goggles [[]]
Periscopes [[]]
Rangefinders [[]]
Surveillance [[]]
Anti-Aircraft Guns M45 Quadmount37mm M137mm M1A137mm M1A240mm M13-Inch M19173-Inch M19183-Inch M13-Inch M23-Inch M33-Inch M490mm M190mm M1A190mm M2120mm M1
Anti-Tank Guns 37mm T337mm M337mm M3A137mm T737mm T857mm M175mm M18973-Inch M590mm M290mm T8105mm T8
Coastal Artillery 3-Inch M19023-Inch M190390mm M16-Inch M18976-Inch M19006-Inch M19036-Inch M19056-Inch M19086-Inch M16-Inch T212-Inch M189012-Inch M189512-Inch M188812-Inch M190014-Inch M190714-Inch M190914-Inch M191016-Inch M189516-Inch M191916-Inch M192016-Inch Mark 216-Inch Mark 3
Field Guns 75mm M18974.5-Inch M14.5-Inch T36-Inch M18976-Inch M19006-Inch M19036-Inch M19056-Inch M19086-Inch M16-Inch T2155mm M1155mm M1A1155mm M1A1E1155mm M1A1E3155mm M2155mm T48-Inch M1
Howitzers 105mm M1105mm M2105mm T2105mm M2A1105mm M3155mm M1918155mm M18-Inch M18-Inch M2240mm M1
Infantry & Mountain Guns 75mm M175mm M1A1
Mortars 4.2-Inch M212-Inch M189036-Inch Project 4712
Railroad Artillery 8-Inch VI8-Inch M188810-Inch M189510-Inch M188810-Inch M190014-Inch M1920
Recoilless Guns [[]]
Rocket Artillery [[]]
Siege Artillery [[]]
Land Vehicle Weapons
Vehicle Machine Guns M1919A4M1919A4E1M1919A5M2M2HB
Standard Tank Guns 37mm Gun, M537mm Gun, M6M1924 (A1)37mm T2175mm M275mm M375mm M676mm M1 (A1A1CA2)76mm T13-Inch M590mm M3 (A1)105mm Howitzer M4105mm T8
Other Cannons Mounted on Tanks 75mm Howitzer M1 (A1)75mm AT Gun M18973-Inch M63-Inch M7105mm Howitzer M2155mm Howitzer M1918155mm Howitzer M2
Rocket Artillery M17T34 (E1E2)T40
Vehicle Flamethrowers E7-7E9E14-7R2Navy Mk.IRonson
Spotlights Canal Defence Light
Aircraft Weapons & Munitions
Aircraft Machine Guns AN/M2M3
Aircraft Cannons below & including 30mm [[]]
Aircraft Cannons above 30mm 37mm M437mm T937mm M1075mm M575mm T13E1
Aircraft Rockets & Missiles T64 H.V.A.R.
Aircraft Bombs, High Explosive [[]]
Aircraft Bombs, Anti-Personnel [[]]
Naval Weapons & Munitions
Naval Machine Guns M2
Naval Cannons below & including 30mm [[]]
Naval Cannons above 30mm 37mm M9