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Old April 28, 2013, 05:47 PM   #8
Mike Irwin
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Tidewater is correct, it's WW II-era .303 ball ammo made to Mk VII specifications, and is loaded with cordite.

With a crimp that heavy, and that shape shoulder, it makes me think it was loaded primarily for use in the Bren gun.
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