Just in case anyone is interested here is a brief rundown of events.
6/8/05 faxed FOIA letter, photocopied letter with drivers license on one page, was not Notarized
used sample letter mentioned on this board
6/16/05 letter from DOJ acknowledge receipt of request
7/13/05 letter from DOJ with copies of forms
breakdown of the 8 pages of copies
3 5320.20 from when I traveled with this gun before getting C&R 1996, 1997, 2000
2 Form 4 front and back when gun was transfered to me March 1995
1 Form 3 dealer to dealer transfer to get it in state November 1994
1 Form 5 Homewood Police Dept, Homewood, IL to Scattergun Tech. March 1994
1 IRS Form 5 from ? (assume a dealer) to Homewood IL Police Dept January 1954
Life history of a Savage made 1928 A1 TSMG S-2514XX
Manufactured fall of 1941
1941 till Jan 1954 unknown at this time
Most likely a commercial sale it has no mil. inspection marks.
Engraved on side of receiver "PROPERTY OF BRITISH ROLA"
British ROLA acquired Celestion and changed name in 1947-48
Jan 1954 dealer? sold to Homewood IL Police Dept
March 1994 Homewood PD sold or traded to Scattergun Tech in Nashville TN
Nov 1994 TN dealer to OR dealer transfer
March 1995 transfer to me
So does anybody know of any dealers that were working in 1954?
Edited by Wayne W, 05 August 2005 - 10:24 PM.