M-1915 Bolo Bayonet was designed as a replacement for the M-1909
Bolo Bayonet. It is an extremely
scarce, although over 6,000 were manufactured. In FY 1916 there
were 3,200 M-1915 Bolo Bayonets produced at the Springfield Armory,
and 2,804 were made there in 1913. Designed and issued for field
use, no actual records of widespread use have been found in military
documents to date. It appease to have only been used in the Phillipines.
Great care should be taken in acquiring and
authenticating this rare bolo bayonet.