I only know a little about the language and the time I spent in Korea. Not much about the stock itself.
My dictionaries are in the barn and it is too cold for me to retrieve them right now. It has been quite awhile since I have had to translate any Korean, but my guess would be the writing (Hangul)signifies the unit/job.
The military police carried rifles that were marked 'Hyon Byong'. Yours seems to be marked "Hyon Dok" or "Hyon Dak"
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Last edited by Uncle Buck; January 5, 2010 at 10:41 PM.