|Place||Europe: France, Picardie, Somme, Albert Bapaume Area, Pozieres Area, Pozieres|
|Object type||Firearm component|
|Date made||c 1914|
First World War, 1914-1918
Madsen M1902/04 spare barrel and case
Madsen M1902/04 barrel and case. Machine turned air cooled barrel contained in a steel lined light brown leather case that has a buckle strap lid and canvas sling. Painted on the side of the case in white is ' Inf Bn AIF Pozieres 23-7-1916.'
This barrel and case were captured by the 4th Battalion on 23 July 1916 at Pozieres.