The The “Tommy-Gun” is one of the most recognizable guns in the world and is an icon of American firearm production. The Thompson Submachine Gun was designed from 1917-1919 by General John T. Thompson and the Auto-Ordnance Corporation and first entered production in 1921. As a reliable weapon firing a powerful .45 caliber round, it was welcomed by the military, law enforcement and criminals alike. The Tommy-Gun has seen action in numerous arenas including WWII, Korea, Vietnam and the streets of Chicago.
This Thompson is configured in the standard fashion as seen during WWII.