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Old 10-30-2019, 09:45 AM
Rick the Librarian Rick the Librarian is offline
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One theory I had (which would depend on when the New Zealand Lend/Lease M1903s arrived) is the possibility that the Marines (who were briefly in New Zealand before landing on Guadalcanal) might have "appropriated" a handful. Maybe that's where the story started.
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