|This cartridge was adopted in 1891 for the Russian Model 1891 Mosin-Nagant bolt-action rifle.
It was used in the Nagant and later in heavy machine-guns and was used by the Russian Army in
World War II.
It is still in use today by other nations, making this the longest used "military issue" cartridge still in use to
This is the cartridge used in the Mosin-Nagant Sniper 91/30 rifle in World War II by many Russian
men and a lot of Russian women snipers who struck fear into the hearts of most German soldiers