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Lee-Metford trench art of the Boer War

The.303 Lee Metford bolt action rifle filled the needs of the British Empire between the Martini-Henry of Zulu lore, and the SMLE that would fill the hands of Tommy infantrymen for the next half century. The rifle wasn’t in service very long, but it did serve in a number of British conflicts, most notably […] Read More … The post Lee-Metford trench art of the Boer War appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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