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Burton, Bethel

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Burton, Bethel   Brooklyn New York 1855 1885


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81,058 August 11, 1868 Improvement in Priming Metallic Cartridges
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RE 3699 November, 1869 Improvement in Preech-Loading Fire-Arms, Burton and Ward, assignees of Bethel Burton
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143,614 October 14, 1873 Improvement in Preech-Loading Fire-Arms, assigned to Wingfield G. Burton
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General William G. Ward and Bethel Burton invented several locks. One of them was manufactued by Springfield (1871) and tried by the U.S. Army. Ward-Burton.



1871 - 1876 Army trial guns