To find the serial number on a Remington shotgun, locate the serial number that is stamped on the left side of the barrel. However, guns produced prior to 1968 do not have serial numbers.
Remington Arms Company, LLC is headquartered in Madison, North Carolina and was founded in 1816. The company designs, produces, and sells products for consumer, private and military use. As of 2015, Remington exports firearms and ammunition to over 50 countries.
The Gun Control Act of 1968 requires manufacturers to stamp all firearms sold in the United States of America. Shortly after President Kennedy's assassination, Congress passed this federal law to regulate and control the distribution of firearms.