US Springfield Armory Model 1903 MARK I Rifle serial number 1138818…Rifle is in excellent condition overall as arsenal reissued with some parts parkerized…Barrel is stamped SA 12-19…The MARK I variant Model 1903 has a slot in the received to allow use of the rare Pedersen device attachment for the M1903 Springfield rifle that allowed it to fire a .30 caliber (7.62 mm) pistol type cartridge in semi-automatic mode. This attachment was developed to allow an infantryman to convert “his rifle to a form of submachine gun or automatic rifle” in approximately 15 seconds https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedersen_device
For sale or Trades considered for vintage Rolex, Tudor and other watches, US Airborne and Special Forces artifacts, etc…Email or call me for details.
Check my web site for more weapons from this collection…Available for examination in my store By Appointment.
Please note: There are NO SALES via PayPal for Firearms and Ammunition…Payment can be made via Credit Card, Cash or Check…PayPal is accepted for all other sales…All Federal, State and Local Laws apply to sales of firearms which require a current valid FFL or Curio and Relics license to purchase.
Link to a detailed history of this weapon: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M1903_Springfield