A|More|Perfect|Union
click to enlarge
enlarge image
TITLE
M1 Carbine
 
DESCRIPTION
M 1 Carbine

U.S. Carbine, caliber .30 M 1
This semi-sutomatic gas-operated weapon was adopted by the United States Army to replace the pistol in the armament of non-comissioned officers and special troops.
It is also known as the Winchester M 1.
Caliber: 7.62 mm (.30 car. M 1)
Total length: 35.63 in
Weight: 5.51 lb.
Feed system: 15 or 30-round removable double column magazine
 
CREDIT
National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution