turkish-model-1887-rifle-presented-by-the-emir-feisal-to-captain-whd-boyle-officer-commanding-the-royal-navy-red-sea-squadron

Turkish M1887 Rifle (FIR 7913) The Turkish Model 1887 rifle was the first of a series of rifles produced for the Turkish Army by Mauser of Germany. Its design echoed that of the German Gewehr 71/84 service rifle, being a bolt-action weapon with a tubular magazine beneath the barrel. This particular rife was presented by the Emir Feisal to Captain WHD Boyle, Officer Commanding the Royal Navy Red Sea Squadron, in recognition of a… Copyright: © IWM. Original Source: http://www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/30035040

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