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 Post subject: What was the smallest caliber used
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What was the smallest caliber used by the U.S. Military in a battle rifle before the 5.56x45 in 1964 ?

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The first thing coming to my mind is 6mm Lee Navy... .243" diameter. I don't recall reading about anything smaller before 1964.

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Yep! :D

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vanhahner wrote:
What was the smallest caliber used by the U.S. Military in a battle before the 105mm in 1944 ?



The 75mm?

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