The Smith & Wesson Model 39 was a privately owned sidearm used by PFC. Vasquez in the movie Aliens.
The Smith & Wesson Model 39 was a privately owned sidearm used by PFC Vasquez, mostly likely used as a backup gun to her standard issue sidearm.
Use in Aliens Edit
Vasquez uses the M39 while in the vents, it proved effective against a Warrior at close range but the splash back of acid hit her foot in the process. It was a 9x19mm semi-automatic, with a rather small 8 round magazine.