Item #CL198-119 [WWII Soldier Cleaning His Lee-Enfield .303 Rifle]. Robert Emerson Curtis, 1898–1996 Aust.
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[WWII Soldier Cleaning His Lee-Enfield .303 Rifle]

1940. Pen and ink, initialled and dated in pencil lower left, 18 x 23cm. Slight foxing and creases.

The Lee-Enfield is a bolt-action, magazine-fed, repeating rifle that served as the main firearm used by the military forces of the British Empire and Commonwealth during the first half of the 20th century. It was the British Army’s standard rifle from its official adoption in 1895 until 1957. Ref: Wiki.

Item #CL198-119

Price (AUD): $880.00  other currencies

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