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Hi everyone. I'm new here, and am hoping for some info. I aquired a pattern 1907 smle bayonet made in india RFI. Rifle factory ishapore. Issue date is 1/41
I was led to believe that these blades were all shortened, but this one has the original 17" blade. Any info would be helpful. Thank you
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There are more examples of SMLE Pattern 1907 bayonets made in India ( R.F.I. ) during 40's , with a long blade of 17 " ;
Maybe were made for Indian purposes only
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