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    SMLE mag info help

    Hi guys,

    Can anyone tell me who made this mag and when?

    Thanks in advance.
    Jon



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    Not sure but could be an SMLE Mag modified to fit a No.4

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    Looks like it to me also, a couple more pics would help.
    Regards, Jim

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    Still looks like an SMLE mag modified and then numbered to it's rifle.
    Regards, Jim

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    The serial number and accompanying "BO" mark look like Indian markings. I have a 2A1 rifle that is serialed on the mag in nearly the same font.

    I agree that it's a MkIII mag modd'ed to fit a No.4.

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    In 1941 a contract was issued to modify 100,000 No. 1 magazines for the No. 4.They are not uncommon to find.

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    Perfect thanks fellas!

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    I have one of the converted SMLE mags as my back up No4 magazine in my range bag.

    It's another interesting Enfied side story.

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