Object Title

Centrefire carbine cartridge - .30 in M1 Carbine

Centrefire carbine cartridge - .30 in M1 Carbine

Date

1931-1970

Object Number

XX.606

Provenance

Purchased November 1983.

Physical Description

A tapered, rimless brass case with a smallnickel primer. The bullet is conical copper jacketed type

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength1.28in
OverallLength1.67in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

PC 44

Associations

Places America

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
C.V.Hamilton, US Centrefire Metallic Rifle Cartridges.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.
Munhall & White, Cart.Headstamp Guide.