A Mosin Nagant
Type Bolt actionrifle
Place of origin  Russian Empire

 Soviet Union

Service history
In service 1891–present
Used by See Users
Wars Boxer Rebellion

Russo-Japanese War World War I Finnish Civil War Russian Revolution Russian Civil War Polish–Soviet War Turkish War of Independence Chinese Civil War Spanish Civil War Second Sino-Japanese War Soviet–Japanese border conflicts Winter War Continuation War World War II Great Patriotic War First Indochina War Korean War Yemeni Civil War Laotian Civil War Vietnam War Cambodian Civil War Cambodian–Vietnamese War Thai–Laotian Border War Afghan Civil War Soviet war in Afghanistan Yugoslav Wars Chechen Wars War in Afghanistan Iraq War others

Production history
Designer Captain Sergei MosinLéon Nagant.[1]
Designed 1891
Manufacturer TulaIzhevsk, Sestroryetsk,Manufacture Nationale d'Armes de ChâtelleraultRemingtonNew England Westinghouse, many others
Produced 1891–present
Number built ~37,000,000 (Russia/Soviet Union)
Variants see Variants
Weight 4 kg (8.8 lb) (M91/30)

3.4 kg (7.5 lb) (M38) 4.1 kg (9.0 lb) (M44)

Length 1,232 mm (48.5 in) (M91/30)

1,013 mm (39.9 in) (carbines)

Barrel length 730 mm (29 in) (M91/30)

514 mm (20.2 in) (carbines)

Cartridge 7.62×54mmR

7.62×53mmR (Finnish variants only) 7.92×57mm Mauser (Polish variants)

Action Bolt-action
Muzzle velocity Light ball, ~ 865 m/s (2,838 ft/s) rifle

~ 800 m/s (2,625 ft/s) carbine.

Effective range 500 m (550 yards), 800+ m (731+ yards) (with optics)
Feed system 5-round non-detachable magazine, loaded individually or with five-round stripper clips.
Sights Rear: ladder, graduated from 100 m to 2,000 m (M91/30) and from 100 m to 2,000 m (M38 and M44); Front: hooded fixed post (drift adjustable) PU 3.5 and PEM scope also mounted

The Mosin Nagant is a weapon seen as part of Jordan Portner's stockpile of weapons.  However, it is also seen in the hands of Chechen Mujahideen soldiers, Muhammad's Army terrorists, Mercenaries, and Cordis Die operatives.

A scoped variant is also used by various snipers throughout the series.