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D-Day + 75: Arms of the Airborne

Seventy-five years ago, Allied troops invaded Hitler’s “Fortress Europe” to bring an end to Nazi tyranny, and many of them arrived by parachute or glider. They were the men of the British and American airborne, and they were well-armed indeed.

ARTV Preview: 82nd Airborne in Operation Market Garden WW2; Winchester Model 70 Super Grade Maple; Civil War Spiller & Burr Percussion Revolver

This week on on American Rifleman TV, we go back to the Netherlands in World War 2. During Operation Market Garden, the 82nd Airborne was tasked with capturing key bridges in the area near the city of Nijmegen. On "Rifleman Review" Brian Sheets reviews the Winchester Model 70 Super Grade Maple. "I Have This Old Gun" takes a look at the Spiller and Burr percussion revolver used by the Confederacy during the Civil War.

ARTV Preview: 82nd Airborne in Market Garden WW2; Springfield Armory Hellcat; Simonov SKS Carbine

This week on on American Rifleman TV, we continue with Operation Market Garden focusing on the exploits and troubles of the 82nd Airborne. On "Rifleman Review" Joe Kurtenbach goes over the concealable Springfield Armory Hellcat. "I Have This Old Gun" takes a look at the Cold War classic, the Simonov SKS semi-automatic carbine.

ARTV Preview: British 1st Airborne at Arnhem During Operation Market Garden; Marlin Model 1894 in .44 Magnum; Bergmann MP-28 Sub-Machine Gun

This week on on American Rifleman TV we continue with Operation Market Garden during WWII, focusing on the exploits of the British 1st Airborne in their attempt to capture the bridges over the Rhine River at Arnhem.

ARTV Preview: British 1st Airborne at Arnhem; Smith & Wesson M&P 9 Shield EZ; U.S. Model 1855 Rifle-Musket

This week on on American Rifleman TV we continue with Operation Market Garden with the demise of the British 1st Airborne at Arnhem. "Rifleman Review," takes a look at the new Smith & Wesson M&P 9 Shield EZ. "I Have This Old Gun" takes a look at the Civil War era U.S. Model of 1855 Rifle Musket.

Allied Air Assault: The Guns of Operation Varsity

Operation Varsity was the last Allied air assault of World War II, and the troops involved used the best firearms that could be had in March 1945.

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