|Rifle||Arisaka 6-5 Rifle||Manufacturer||Taiyuan Arsenal|
|Action||Rotation Bolt||Barrel Length||31.5″|
|Magazine||5 rounds staggered||Weight||9 lbs|
The tale of the Shanxi Warlord Yan Xishan is incredible. His attempts to develop a neutral province with a truly modern military force may have ultimately failed, but they did see him govern from 1912 through the warlord period, unification, revolts, the Japanese invasion, and ultimately retreating from the Chinese Civil War. This is a story about one of his guns.