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The Minuteman Minute: The Liberator

May 9, 2021

From the National Guard Association of the United States website

Museum Director shares the history of the Liberator.

Used at the Liberation of Dachau Concentration Camp, the 45 calibre pistol on display is on loan to us from the Colorado National Guard.  Serving in World War 2, Lt. Col. Felix Sparks used this custom-designed pistol to quash the pandemonium when the gates of Dachau opened for the first time to the American soldiers.

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