The Rifle No. 5 Mk I, was a derivative of the British Lee–Enfield No. 4 Mk I, designed in response to a requirement for a shorter, lighter, rifle for airborne forces in Europe. However most of its operational use was in post-war colonial campaigns such as the Malayan emergency - where it gained its common nickname of the "Jungle Carbine".
Production began in March 1944, and finished in December 1947.

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    Ishapore Jungle Carbine?

    So I've seen these so called Ishapore No7 Jungle Carbines sold by Gibbs and I think Navy Arms. I'm sorry if you own one but I think they're.... well.... ugly! Not trying to offend anyone but really they don't have the graceful lines of the original No5 carbine. And the sight radius is so dang...
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