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Battleship Texas

3523 Highway 134 La Porte, TX 77571 | Outside Houston | 281-479-2431

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In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 1914 Battleship Texas Commissioning, The Battleship Texas Foundation has partnered with Colt to produce a commemorative model of the original .45 caliber sidearm issued to USS Texas in 1911.


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