By C. S. Ferris. A valuable reference for any shooter or collector of the Rock Island Arsenal Model 1903 rifle. Topics covered include the history of the Rock Island Arsenal and the Arsenal Museum as well as all production runs of this rifle, its accessories and related production dates and serial numbers. 187 Pages - Softcover.
Chapters include history of the Rock Island Arsenal, its first M1903 rifle production period, early alterations, WW1, post-war events, barrel date/serial number correlation, production numbers, 1919 National Match rifles, cartouches, bayonets, scabbards, slings, marksmanship badges and the Rock Island Arsenal Museum.
Date of Publication: 2001
Number of Pages: 177
Summary of Material:
Includes foreward by Scott A. Duff.
6" x 9" laminated softcover. 121 photographs and drawings.