Female worker at the John Inglis and Company factory for Bren guns in Toronto, Canada, 1940s

Caption   Female worker at the John Inglis and Company factory for Bren guns in Toronto, Canada, 1940s ww2dbase
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 13 Feb 2015



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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
14 Dec 2014 07:14:39 PM

She was seen here engraving Chinese characters "Seven Nine Bren - Canada...". The "Seven Nine" probably referred to the 7.92x57mm Mauser ammunition used by these Bren guns specifically made for Nationalist Chinese use. Normally the Bren gun used .303 British (7.7×56mmR) ammunition.

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