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Small Arms of WWI Primer 063: U.S. Krag–Jørgensen Model 1898

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!

Additional reading:

The Krag Rifle Story
Franklin B Mallory

The Krag Rifle
William S. Brophy

You can now find these and other books through our A-store. When buying through this link we receive a small commission that goes on to help with production.

Original music provided by Melissa Hyman of The Moon and You

Safe range space thanks to Triana Protection

In collaboration with The Great War

Additional photos thanks to springfield Armory National Historic Site and Rock Island Auction

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animation Music from Vector Smash

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