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 Post subject: Mosin Serial Number
PostPosted: Wed Jul 07, 2010 16:16 pm 
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Was It Usual For Serial Numbers To Be Scratched Out And A New One Engraved?

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 Post subject: Re: Mosin Serial Number
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Baldrick wrote:
Was It Usual For Serial Numbers To Be Scratched Out And A New One Engraved?

Any Info Appreciated

Cheers

Josh


That's a question and a half! Is it an M91/30?

Is it one of the re-arsenalled ones from the Ukraine with new numbers electro-pencilled on?

Or is it perhaps a Finnish rebuild?

Or something else entirely? Post a photo if possible.

Great sites for info on Mosins:

http://www.mosinnagant.net/

http://7.62x54r.net/

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