M1 Garand Barrel Springfield Jan 1945 ME 2.5 TE 4(-)WWII Springfield January of 1945 M1 Garand Barrel. Barrel is marked "1 S-A-1-45" with very nice finish on entire barrel. Gas port is not chromed. Bore is very clean with shine. Muzzle Erosion (ME) is 2.5 on gauge and Throat Erosion (TE) of 4(-). Barrel is a great candidate for a restoration project Click on images for larger views of actual Barrel. *** ASSEMBLY AND HEAD SPACING BY A QUALIFIED GUNSMITH IS RECOMMENDED!