M1 .30 Carbines were used in WW2, Korea, and Vietnam, but they were also used for decades by many of our allies, including Germany. Bavarian marked carbines returned to the US and have become popular with collectors. We have one for sale now, (item FW01308) a Bavarian Prison Guard marked Inland. If you want to learn about these carbines, check out this great website, loaded with information: http://www.bavarianm1carbines.com/Germany.html