Lot 20010C: IRANIAN 9mm REVOLVER PRESENTED TO GEN JOS H HAPRER
December 13, 2016
Tallahassee, FL, USALive Auction
Description: IRANIAN 9mm REVOLVER PRESENTED TO GEN JOS H HAPRER 9mm revolver presented to General Joseph H. Harper when he was Commander of the Infantry School at Ft. Benning, Georgia 1954-1956. felt lined wood case. Note from General Harper. | Caliber / Gauge: 9mm | Barrel Length: 6" | Serial Number: 19516 | Condition: Excellent. Light wear to case. | Provenance: Consigned by General Harper's grandson. Joseph H. "Bud" Harper (May 1, 1901 August 8, 1990) is best known for delivering General Anthony McAuliffe's response "Nuts" to German demands for surrender during the Siege of Bastogne. Includes LOA from Lieutenant Colonel (Ret) William H. Harper, USAF – Grandson of Major General Joseph H. “Bud” Harper.
Condition Report: Excellent. Light wear to case.