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United Defense Supply Corp. UD M42 Submachinegun

United Defense Supply Corp. UD M42 Submachinegun

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Object Name
Other Terms
Mgsb; Firearms; Center Fire; 9 Mm; Rifled
place made
United States
overall: 33 in x 2 1/2 in; 83.82 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
accession number
serial number
IRS 1021
catalog number
Credit Line
Douglas W. and Stanley V. Pope in memory of Arthur Joseph Pope
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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