• 1940 Model 91/38 Carcano Short Rifle (Modello 91/38 Fucile Corto)

    1940 Model 91/38 Carcano Short Rifle
    (Modello 91/38 Fucile Corto)


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    Caliber: ........................ 6.5X52 Carcano
    Rifling & Twist: .............. ?
    Barrel Length: ............... 20.9 IN
    Overall Length: ............. 40.2 IN
    Weight: ........................ 7.6 LBS
    Magazine Capacity: ........ 6
    Qty Mfg: ....................... ?
    Source: ....................... surplusrifle.com, The Warren Commission Report (1963)


    1940 Model 91/38 Carcano Short Rifle

    (40 picture virtual tour)

    Observations: (by "Skippy")
    Note: Pics of rifle provided courtesy of MILSURPS.COM member Skippy.

    Particular model is of the same factory and date of manufacture (Terni 1940) as that model owned by Lee Harvey Oswald, and allegedly used in the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

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    This article was originally published in forum thread: 1940 Model 91/38 Carcano Short Rifle (Modello 91/38 Fucile Corto) started by Badger View original post
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