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Small Arms of WWI Primer 004: French Pistol Mle.1915 “Ruby”

Othais and Mae delve into the story of this WWI classic. Complete with history, function, and live fire demonstration.

C&Rsenal presents its WWI Primer series; covering the firearms of this historic conflict one at a time in honor of the centennial anniversary. Join us every other Tuesday!

Pistolet Automatique Modele 1915
Cartridge: .32 ACP
Capacity: 9 rnds
Length: 6.2″
weight: 1.9 lbs

Notes for this episode:
Current funding level: $324.00 of $500.00 required to fund basic costs of production. (at time of release)

Additional reading:

Armes à Feu de l’Armée Française 1860 à 1940
Jean Martin

French Service Handguns 1858-2004
Eugene Medlin and Jean Huon

Spanish Handguns: The History of Spanish Pistols & Revolvers
Gene, Jr. Gangarosa

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