Extremely rare Smith & Wesson Model 1940 Light Rifle. Caliber 9mm Parabellum. Produced for the British Government during WWII. Features fluted 9-3/4" barrel, blue finish, 20rd magazine. Black molded plastic stock. Fixed front sight is a blade type;rear sight is micrometer adjustable type. Semi Automatic fire only from an open bolt. Most were destroyed by the British Government with few (130) remaining in the U.S. Removed as an NFA weapon due to the short barrel length. This version is the Mark I type. Condition grades as 98% and features the original leather sling. Inventory#: C2783.
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