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Philip Van Cleave
Philip Van Cleave, Firearms Instructor
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I have .30 caliber ball ammunition Model 1906 from Frankfurt

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I have .30 caliber ball ammunition Model 1906 from Frankfurt Arsenal with inspection papers in each clip box showing the ammo was inspected Dec. 29, 1918. The ammo and bandeliers are in excellent condition. Total rounds of ammo is 125. I am looking for a value if you can help you have my sincere thanks. M.L. Christians Ankeny, Ia. retired police officer.....
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Firearms
Expert:  Philip Van Cleave replied 5 months ago.
Thank you for using Just Answer!My name is ***** ***** I'll be glad to help you. What is the headstamp that is on those cartridges?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I'm at VA now Frankfurt armory is the inspection papers
Expert:  Philip Van Cleave replied 5 months ago.
That ammo is probably too old to shoot, and thus would be sold as a collectable, although WWI ammo is not that rare. Value should be around $0.75 to $1 a round. I hope this helps.Philip
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Expert:  Philip Van Cleave replied 5 months ago.
Glad to help! When you get a chance, please rate my answer to close out the question and also allow me to be paid - thanks! Philip