2N Bayonet Collection #m1903us

M1905 (1905-1922)

Springfield Armoury 1908 bayonet in m1910 scabbard with canvas cover

The M1905 bayonet fits the 1903 Springfield rifle, it was also used on the M1 Garand rifle. The M1905 has a 16" blade, and an overall length of 20 1/2"; with wooden grips; although sometimes found refitted with plastic grips. Produced by Springfield Armory (SA) & Rock Island Armory (RIA) from 1905 to1922.


M1905 manual and WWI trench mirror

US and british models are almost identical. British one did not have the lip around the lid, and has a hole where the American rivet is.