Winfield Sporter / Johnson Model 1941 .30-06 Semi Automatic Self Loading Rifle. 'Rare" Designed by Melvin Johson in 1939 and submitted for the US Army but was rejected in favor of the M1 Garand. During WW2 in the Pacific theater the US armed forces aquired these in quanity from the Dutch Indies troops from the Netherlands and were repeatedly submitted to the US Ordance Board for approval but failed. A rotating magazine, short recoil, light machine gun in semi automatic. Available for online purchase now. Condition: Fine, factory reblue - Used no box. Inventory#: B3844.