EAST ALTON, Ill., April 3, 2018 – Winchester pays honor to the U.S. warfighters and veterans of World War II with its Victory Series ammunition, specially packaged in WWII collector’s cartons and wood boxes. All ammunition as part of the series will also include special head stamps and load specs.
Winchester will release the following commemorative wood boxes over 2018 and 2019:
45 Auto (M1911A1), June 2018
.30-06 Springfield (M1 Garand), November 2018
.30 Carbine (M1 Carbine), June 2019
12-gauge Brass Hull Buckshot (M12 Trench Gun), November 2019
Each box will retail for approximately $25-$30/Box.
“Winchester played a vital role providing the ammunition and firearms used by our military in the defense of our country in WWII and we are proud to honor those brave U.S. warfighters who so gallantly fought for our freedom,” said Matt Campbell, vice president of marketing and sales for Winchester Ammunition.