Charleville French carbine musket used by cavalry troops from 1717 to 1816. 45 inches long.
Charleville Carbine Musket
- Shorter (45 inches) and lighter by 2 pounds than the Charleville Musket with bayonet used by infantry troops, the Charleville Carbine Musket was designed to be used by cavalry troops firing from horseback. Like its larger counterpart, this carbine musket was used in the Napoleonic Wars and the American Revolution.