.505 Gibbs

John Telford

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Phasa ,SA Wingshooters, Botswana Tourism (HATAB), Pretoria Arms and Ammunition Association PAAA.
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All three rifles are still in Africa two in Zim and one in SA.
 

John Telford

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Phasa ,SA Wingshooters, Botswana Tourism (HATAB), Pretoria Arms and Ammunition Association PAAA.
Hunted
South Africa , Botswana,
From Harland book the hunting imperative..

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Mike70560

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Barries rifle is serial #2, the location of serial#1 is known (also a 505). Looks like your up at the old coppermine in the SVC.
The picture was taken at the old copper mine.
I see you have a distinguished rifleman badge. I hope to Leg out at Perry in 2021.
 

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