~ US Remington Springfield 1903 Model 03-A3 Rifle ~
Deactivated WW2 United States Springfield Rifle.
The serial number dates it to 1942.
The M1903 is a magazine-fed, bolt-action rifle that was first used in combat during the Philippine–American War and was officially adopted by the United States as the standard infantry rifle on the 19thJune 1903. The Springfield saw service throughout World War 1 until it was replaced by the faster-firing, semi-automatic M1 Garand in 1936. However, the Springfield was still used throughout World War 2 as a sniper rifle.
Length 110.5cm (43 ½ inches)
This gun is in great condition and still cocks and dry fires. All stamps and markings are visible and clear. There is pitting to some of the metal parts.
Please see pictures for more detail as they form part of our condition report.