Practice Round : Size : Length 77mm 13.3mm Base : Markings : D VI 

 Blank Round : Size : Length 55.6mm 13.3mm Base : Markings : C VI 

 Cartridge : Length 56mm x Diameter (Base) 13.3mm


 Projectile : Diameter 7.7mm Length 32mm

 Projectile : Diameter 7.7mm Length 33mm

 Projectile : Diameter 7.7mm Length 34mm

 Projectile : Diameter 7.7mm Length 36mm

 Projectile : Diameter 7.7mm Length 36mm

 Projectile : Diameter 7.7mm Length 39mm


 

   I - II - III - IV - V - VI - VII - VIII = Version Type 

  43 = Date in Yellow ie = 1943
   W = Armour piercing Bullet    L = Blank
   G = Tracer Bullet    D = Drill Round
   B = Incendiary Bullet    Z = Nitrocellulose Propellant Charge
   C = Cordite Propellant Charge (pre 1912)    H = Grenade Discharger

: ( B ) Birmingham Metal and Munitions Co Ltd, Birmingham, England

 
B C V (Pre 1912) B 12 VII B 15 VII .

: ( B E ) Royal Ordinance Factory, Blackpole, Worchester, England

 

 

1942 G II B E 43 G II . .

: ( CP ) Crompton Parkinson Ltd., Guiseley, Yorkshire, England

 

CP 1941 VII CP 43 VII CP 44 VII .

: ( GB ) Greenwood and Batley, Leeds, England

GB 37 VII GB 1939 VII GB 1940 VII GB 1941 VII

   
GB 1942 VII GB 1943 VII . .

: ( K ) K Kynoch & Co., Witton, Birmingham, England

K 29 VII K 32 VII K 1934 VII K 1937 VII

K 1938 VII K 1939 W I K 39 VII K 1940 VII

     
K 1942 B V Z . . .

: ( K2 ) Imperial Chemical Industries Kynoch Factory, England

 

 

 

K2 1942 VII . . .

: ( K4 ) Imperial Chemical Industries Kynoch Factory, Yeading, England

 

 

K4 1942 G II K4 1943 G II . .

: ( K5 ) Imperial Chemical Industries Kynoch Factory, Kidderminster, England

 

 

 

K5 1942 VII Z . . .

: ( KN ) Kings Norton Metal Co., Birmingham, England

 

 

 

KN 1918 VII . . .

: ( RG ) Royal Ordinance Factory, Radway Green, Cheshire, England

 

 

RG 1942 VII RG 43 H I Z . .

: ( RL ) Royal Laboratory, Woolwich Arsenal, Kent, England

C II (Pre 1912) C VI (Pre 1912)

R 1926 L VII W

26 VII

1927 VII 28 VII 1928 G I 1934 VII

1935 VII 1936 W I 1937 W I 1937 B IV

1937 VII 1938 B IV 1938 W I 1938 VII

1939 B IV 1939 VII 1940 B VI Z 1941 VII

1941 VII 43 L V 43 VII 1943 G II

     
D VI . . .

: ( SR ) Royal Ordinance Factory, Spennymoor, Durham, England

 

 

 

SR 1942 B VI Z . . .

: ( MF ) Small Arms Ammunition Factory No 1, Footscray, Melbourne

MF 37 VII MF 38 VII MF 39 VII MF 1941 VII
: ( MG ) Small Arms Ammunition Factory No 2, Footscray, Melbourne

 

 

MG 1940 VII MG 1941 VII . .
: ( MJ ) Small Arms Ammunition Factory No 4, Hendon

 

 

 

MJ 1942 VII . . .

: ( KF ) Indian Government Ammunition Factory Kirkee, near Poona

 

 

KF 6-38 VII KF 3-40 VII . .

: ( DA ) Dominion Arsenal, Montreal

DA 1923 VII DA 1940 VII DA 1941 VII DA 1942 VII
: ( DI ) Defense Industries, Montreal

   

 

DI 1942 VII Z . . .

: ( U ) South African Mint, Pretoria, ( ) = Kimberley factory

 
U 1943 VII U 1944 VII U 44 VII .

: ( WCC ) Western Cartridge Co., East Alton, Illinois

 

 

 

WCC 1940 303 . . .
: ( WRA ) Winchester Repeating Arms Co. New Haven Connecticut

 

 

WRA 1940 .303 WRA 1941 .303 . .

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