Long-guns 1685-1963

The army models

Before the 1680′s, there was no central planning or decisions in regards to what arms the different parts of the army should have. This all changed in the late 1600′s and from the early 1700′s the various models were approved by approval boards. The musket M1691 is the first weapon I know of that was ordered built in Norway by the Danes.

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