** Inland Division M1 Carbine Paratrooper

.30 caliber. 18" barrel length. SN: 3004064. Gas operated semi automatic rifle with removable magazine, high wood, flip sight, and blade front sight with ear protectors. Parkerized military finish and plain pistol grip walnut stock with folding metal buttstock. Markings include "U.S. CARBINE/CAL. 30 M1" to front of receiver, and "INLAND DIV./{serial number}". There is a {crossed cannons} Ordnance Department cartouche to bottom of pistol grip, and an {encircled "P"} cartouche to rear of wood stock. Barrel is marked "INLAND MFG. DIV./GENERAL MOTORS/12-43" behind front sight. Flip sight is marked with an "S" to left side, and folding stock is stamped "B257614 {encircled asterisk} 3". Item features a Type-I barrel band without bayonet lug, flat top bolt, two riveted handguard, push button safety and magazine release. Includes an olive drab sling and magazine pouch marked "U.S." to front flap and "LAIRD SCHOBER/1943" to backside. 


Very good. Bore is bright and rifling is good. Finish has some light scratches and thinned areas to barrel. Wood stock shows some very light scratches overall. Sling and pouch are in good condition as well. 

Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500
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