Object Title

Centrefire automatic light machine gun - CSRG Modèle 1915 ‘Chauchat’ machine rifle

Centrefire automatic light machine gun - CSRG Modèle 1915 ‘Chauchat’ machine rifle

Date

1917

Object Number

XII.9413

Physical Description

Semi-circular magazine beneath barrel. Wooden butt and pistol grip. Air cooled. Turning bolt. Top sight.

Dimensions

Barrellength18in.
Barrellength457mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 38927

Calibre

8 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Serial number
CSRG No 38927
left side of receiver
stamped
Numberingwooden grip in front of trigger
stamped

Associations

Places France