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1915 WWI German Mauser rifle or Gwehr 98

Created by:
Mauser, German, founded 1811  Search this
Used by:
Cpl. Lawrence Leslie McVey, Sr., American, 1897 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
369th Infantry Regiment, American, 1913 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal with leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D (without strap): 4 7/8 × 49 1/4 × 1 3/4 in. (12.4 × 125.1 × 4.5 cm)
H x W (strap): 34 × 1 1/4 in. (86.4 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
rifles (long guns)
Place made:
Oberndorf, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Europe
Date:
1915-1916
Topic:
African American  Search this
Military  Search this
World War I  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gina McVey
Object number:
2019.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Weapons and ammunition
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5dd2a5572-44d2-4c69-a635-b6df80405ad9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.8
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