Ian Robertson, a sniper with 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, relayed a story of the Australian SMLE sniper rifle in action during the Korean War.
When the U.S. became involved in the Korean War, the M1 Garand went back into mass production. The "Korean Garand," as it is sometimes referred, had undergone improvements since its World War II days, and once again proved why Gen. George S. Patton called the Garand "the finest battle implement ever devised."
Produced by Inland Manufacturing, the Government Model .45 is faithful to the original from the eras of World War II, Korea and Vietnam.
From American Rifleman TV's "I Have This Old Gun," check out this video of one of the most iconic firearms of World War II.
American Rifleman's Brian Sheetz had a chance to shoot the new Inland Mfg. T30 M1 .30-cal. carbine (originally the T3) at Media Range Day during SHOT Show 2017.