The M1A1 carbine was adopted in May 1942 to meet the needs of airborne troops. It was the only US weapon specially designed for American Army paratroopers in WW2 and was used in virtually every American airborne combat operation in WW2. The metal replica of the M1A1 paratrooper carbine with a metal folding stock features:

  • Folding metal stock with movable butt plate.
  • Full working cocking action.