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IBM M1 Rifle

Translations  (see below for credits): IBM made 6% of all M1 rifles used in World War II, about 346,500 of them*. These photos were posted to in 2012 by an unidentified person looking to sell an IBM M1 manufactured in early 1944. Click each image to enlarge.

M1 with IBM logo
World War II M1 rifle made by IBM.

M1 with IBM logo
IBM logo behind rear sight at left.
M1 with IBM logo
IBM logo behind front sight on the barrel.
* This information was found at the Smithsonian Institution some years ago. They still have an IBM M1 in their collection, but the information about numbers has disappeared.

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Language Link Date Translator Organization
Finnish Suomi 2023/09/11 Kerstin Schmidt
French Français 2023/09/11 Kerstin Schmidt
German Deutsch 2023/09/11 Kerstin Schmidt
Italian Italiano 2023/09/11 Kerstin Schmidt
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Columbia University Computing History Frank da Cruz / [email protected] This page created: 8 April 2021 Last update: 11 September 2023