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thomas Miller
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Posted - 11/11/2017 :  4:40:54 PM  Show Profile Send thomas Miller a Private Message  Reply with Quote
It is my understanding the Win. type I production ran from ser#1,000,000 to #1,349,999, Oct. 1942-Dec. 1943. The ser# on my MI is 1154526 which is as I understand it should be a type I. Should this stock have the style of I (eye) cut in it rather than the the straight cut? Or was the eye cut in a manufacturer other that Win? Also I have a mag. pouch & stamped on the back G. & R. Co., 1943. What mfg. might this be? Thanks for the help.

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Posted - 11/11/2017 :  5:24:24 PM  Show Profile Send Jackp a Private Message  Reply with Quote
It looks to me that your SN is right at the transition of Type 1 and 2 so maybe either could be correct. Lets see what others say. Don't know the manufacturer of the pouch you mentioned but my resource says it should be a tan Type 1 stock pouch. There are reproductions of this pouch floating around.

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