|Winchester Model 1897|
|Manufacturer||Winchester Repeating Arms Company|
The Winchester Model 1897 is a 12-Gauge pump action shotgun, made and manufactured by the Winchester Repeating Arms Company, from 1897-1957.
The Winchester Model 1897 or Trench Gun was designed by John Moses Browning and was manufactured by Winchester Repeating Arms. The weapon evolved from the Winchester Model 1893 and was highly used by American soldiers during the The Phillippine-American War, World Wars 1 and 2, Korean War and even Vietnam. It was popular with many hunters, soldiers and even police officers.