Object Title

Centrefire rifle drill cartridge - .303 in Drill Mk. V

Centrefire rifle drill cartridge - .303 in Drill Mk. V

Date

1918

Object Number

XX.1959

Provenance

Private donation

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with an empty primer pocket. The copper jacketed spitzer bullet is retained by three stab crimps.

Dimensions

BulletDiameter7.9mm
CaseLength56.1mm
OverallLength76.5mm

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

R L 18 V

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.