Pete - Is the headstamp on those LC cases actually “44” or is
it just a single “4.” I ask, because I have never seen or heard
of a double-digit .30 Carbine round from 1944. I do have an EC
.45 with a very clear ghost image of the second 4, indicating they
made the bunter NOT to current (at the time) specs, and "corrected"
it by grounding off the second “4.”
Fede - I have the following repacked boxes:
Lake City Ordnance Plant Lot 12618 Repacked E.C. 5-44
Kings Mill Ordnance Plant Lot #illegible but ending in “908” Repacked E.C. 7-44
Western Cartridge Company Lot Number W.C.C. 6425 Repacked E.C. 5-44
Western Cartridge Company Lot Number W.C.C. 6110 Repacked E.C. 8-44
Winchester Repeating Arms Co. Division of Western Cartridge Co. New Haven, Conn., U.S.A.
Lot W.R.A. 22221 Repacked E.C. 8-44
I typed the original factory names exactly as they appear in the strip at the bottom of the