Greeley, PA – Auto-Ordnance is proud to announce the new TIG series Thompson, available in January 2018. The model is the classic 1927-A1 Deluxe Carbine .45ACP and will ship with a 20 round stick magazine. Only 1000 of these special edition Tommy Guns will be made. Engraving on each Tommy Gun will include its number in the series, the TIG logo, TIG’s signature and the Beyond the Battlefield logo.
This limited edition firearm will be available in January 2018. The first 50 guns (#1 - #50) will be sold as three gun sets. It will include this Auto Ordnance Tommy Gun along with the Kahr ST9 TIG model, and the Magnum Research Desert Eagle TIG model. These three gun sets will also include the book 13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi, autographed by John “TIG” Tiegen; co-author, American hero, former GRS Operator and survivor of the attacks.
The MSRP for the T1-TIGSE model is $1544. Portions of the proceeds from the sale of each firearm will be donated to the Beyond the Battlefield (BTB) Foundation by Kahr Firearms Group, the parent company of Thompson / Auto-Ordnance.
Beyond the Battlefield is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that John “TIG” Tiegen and his wife Margaret founded in 2017. Its mission is to provide support for wounded veterans as they face the many challenges encountered during rehabilitation, the healing process and reintegration into everyday life.