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Offline Richard Hitchcox

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Name this headstamp
« on: April 09, 2007, 05:52:54 PM »
I received some 30-06 cartridges from one of the local PDs.  A quick look showed this wasn't in the AFTE Headstamp Gallery. 

Name this headstamp.

Richard
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Offline Richard Hitchcox

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Re: Name this headstamp
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2007, 06:03:05 PM »
Here's another one that was in the same box of 30-06 cartridges. 

Name this headstamp.

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Offline Mike Barnes

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Re: Name this headstamp
« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2007, 07:17:48 PM »
SL 43

St Louis Ordnance Plant, St Louis, Mo., USA. Operated by US Cartridge Co from Nov 1941 to June 1945, on .30, .50 and .60 cases

http://harringtonmuseum.org.uk/USACartHeadstamps.htm
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Re: Name this headstamp
« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2007, 07:18:45 PM »
U 43

Utah Ordnance Plant, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Operated by Remington Arms from March 1942 - Dec 1943, on .30 and .50 carts
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Offline Richard Hitchcox

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Re: Name this headstamp
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2007, 07:53:14 PM »
Mike,

You are right about both of them.  O0 O0

I had already looked them up in CartWinPro before I posted the photos.

Richard
« Last Edit: April 09, 2007, 08:09:34 PM by Richard Hitchcox »
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