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Mauser Model 1896 Rifle

Mauser Rifle, Model 1896. This bolt-action rifle was made in Berlin in Germany and has a calibre of 7mm. The internal magazine held 5 rounds of ammunition. This type of rifle was widely used by Boer soldiers during the South African War. Acc No: 1351

Date:
1896-1896
Item Type:
photograph
Reference:
1351

Mauser Model 1896 Rifle is an object from the Durham Light Infantry (DLI) Collection.

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