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Into what category does the Eddystone Model of 1917 fit?

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Into what category does the Eddystone Model of 1917 fit?

#1 Post by 8thIDGrunt » Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:13 pm

I have a nicely sporterized Eddystone Model of 1917 but I don't know which category to put it into. US? British?

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Re: Into what category does the Eddystone Model of 1917 fit?

#2 Post by Smokey » Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:07 pm

Its an American modification of a British designed rifle that was manufactured in the US.
I would consider using the American rifles section.
The M1917 was used more in combat than the M1903 in Europe in WWI.
I continued to be used right through WWII, though not by US combat troops.
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Re: Into what category does the Eddystone Model of 1917 fit?

#3 Post by 8thIDGrunt » Mon Nov 13, 2017 6:44 pm

I was thinking along those same lines but did not have the knowledge you have. Thanks.

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Re: Into what category does the Eddystone Model of 1917 fit?

#4 Post by Ed Wagner » Tue Nov 21, 2017 8:27 am

U S Rifle.

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Re: Into what category does the Eddystone Model of 1917 fit?

#5 Post by Ghoulardi » Tue Nov 21, 2017 9:26 am

M1917 US rifle

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