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    Question Question about unknown marking on K98k receiver

    I was cleaning my K98kicon RC and I noticed a stamp on the right side of the receiver that looks like a six pointed star under the rearmost waffenamt. Any ideas as to what it means?
    The rifle is a 1940 243 code K98k RC.
    There's also what appears to be an upside "W" stamped on the stock, any insights on that?

    Here's a picture of the items in question.

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