Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield by Remington Arms Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .30-06 in Springfield by Remington Arms Co

Date

1942

Object Number

XX.2064

Provenance

Purchased 25 June 1991.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a large staked brass primer, sealed with purple lacquer. The bullet is copper jacketed spitzer, retainded by a rolled crimp at the case mouth

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.48in
OverallLength3.32in

Calibre

.30 in

Inscriptions and Marks

R A 42 (Remington Arms Co.)

Associations

Places America

Notes

J.Huon, Military Rifle & M.Gun Ammunition.
F.G.Barnes, Cartridges of the World.