**Inland M1A1 Type II Paratrooper Carbine

.30 Carbine, 18" barrel, S/N 5364055. Parkerized finish, second series low-wood paratrooper stock. Top of receiver marked INLAND DIV. over the serial number. Chamber marked U.S. CARBINE / CAL. 30 M1 in two lines. Stock marked with large {Circle-P} on the rear, above the pistol grip. Bottom of grip unmarked. Folding stock with cast buttplate with B257614 * 4 marking on interior edge with leather cheek rest attached with 7/4 marked brass rivets. Four-rivet hand guard marked OI on interior. Barrel marked in three lines: {Ordnance Bomb} / W.R.A. / 11-42. Round bolt top, HI marked Type II rear sight, S marked front sight,  marked Type III barrel band with bayonet lug, Inland logo marked trigger housing, WMB marked hammer, marked magazine release. Throat erosion 1.5, muzzle erosion 4.5. Includes a single U marked 15-round Type I magazine, a Type II WWII OD Green sling and an oiler.

Provenance:From the Collection of Charlie Hinton


Fine as arsenal refurbished. Retains most of Parkerized finish with some minor wear and loss. Markings remain clear and legible in metal and wood. Mechanically functional, fine, bright bore with crisp rifling. Stock crisp with light handling marks. Wire stock with poor quality welded repair near pistol grip.

Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500
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