Lorenz Rifle

The Lorenz rifle was an Austrian rifle used in the mid 19th century. It was used in several European wars, and also featured prominently in the U.S. Civil War.

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Rifles In The American Civil War - Types - Lorenz Rifle
... most widely used weapon of the Civil War was the Lorenz Rifle ... This rifle was invented in 1854 by Austrian lieutenant Joseph Lorenz ... This rifle had first seen action in the Second Italian War of Independence ...

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