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savageman97 03-18-2013 01:07 AM

Identify wierd rifle??
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Me and my dad just got this old rifle and all I know is what is in the pictures. Any info helps.

rocshaman 03-18-2013 01:16 AM

It's more than likely a store brand Montgomery Wards, probably made by Mossberg. Is it a 22lr?

KimberFan 03-18-2013 01:20 AM

This might help you get closer to what it is;

mountainman13 03-18-2013 01:21 AM

If I'm not mistaken it should be marked
.22 s l lr

savageman97 03-18-2013 01:33 AM

No it's a 30-06. That's what it says on the barrel at least. Sorry for the crummy pics.

rocshaman 03-18-2013 01:34 AM

Same deal, Monkey Wards store brand. Probably a Mossberg 800 ot 810 or a Fabrique Nationale. What all do you want to know about it? What is thew model number, couldn't quite make it out.

savageman97 03-18-2013 01:40 AM


Originally Posted by rocshaman
Same deal, Monkey Wards store brand. Might have been made by Fabrique Nationale instead of Mossberg. What all do you want to know about it? What is thew model number, couldn't quite make it out.

It's ejn 757 and I as looking it up on the Internet and it says it built on a mouser action?

rocshaman 03-18-2013 01:43 AM

Look at this:

Sniper03 03-18-2013 01:46 AM


That is definitely a Mauser Action no doubt! Also here is additional information that might also be interesting to you.
Let us know what you find out!

c3shooter 03-18-2013 01:46 AM

Please hold very still so I can whack you. *WHACK*

No matter how much I blow up the pic, I cannot read the MODEL NUMBER on the rifle . Thi was made for Montgomery Ward using their store brand. I have a couple of cross reference tables BUT NEED THE MODEL NUMBER.


They were made by several makers, including Mauser- and that one looks as if it COULD be a Mauser- but we need the model number. It is right under the Westernfield brand.


EDIT: You posted the model number while I was searching. THAT is a Colt Model 57. Made by FN (Fabrique National) using the Mauser pattern bolt.

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