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

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

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.