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The U.S. Model 1919A4 Machine Gun

The U.S. Model 1919A4 Machine Gun

Based on the M1917A1 water-cooled, belt-fed machine gun, the lighter, air-cooled M1919A4 Browning was one...
D-Day + 75: Arms of the Airborne

D-Day + 75: Arms of the Airborne

Seventy-five years ago, Allied troops invaded Hitler’s “Fortress Europe” to bring an end to Nazi...
The Sterling: Britain’s Cold War Submachine Gun

The Sterling: Britain’s Cold War Submachine Gun

The Sterling submachine gun saw action in more than 40 conflicts, well earning its place...
The Forgotten Guns of D-Day

The Forgotten Guns of D-Day

When it comes to the infantry arms of D-Day and the Battle for Normandy, guns...
The Men and Guns of D-Day

The Men and Guns of D-Day

On June 6, 1944, Allied troops carried out an amphibious and airborne assault on Hitler’s...
The Last Monday in May

The Last Monday in May

The last Monday in May each year provides a moment when most Americans pause to...
The M1A1 Carbine

The M1A1 Carbine

The “U.S. Carbine, Caliber .30, M1A1”—used by the elite American Airborne throughout World War II...
The M3 and M3A1 "Grease Guns"

The M3 and M3A1 "Grease Guns"

Dismissed as ugly ducklings when compared to the finely made Thompsons they replaced, the stamped...
Arms of American Airborne

Arms of American Airborne

Whether dropped deep behind enemy lines or fighting as conventional infantry, American airborne troopers during...
The Men and Guns of D-Day

The Men and Guns of D-Day

On June 6, 1944, Allied troops carried out an amphibious and airborne assault on Hitler’s...
The Forgotten Guns of D-Day

The Forgotten Guns of D-Day

When it comes to the infantry arms of D-Day and the Battle for Normandy, guns...
Hotter Than The Hinges Of Hell's Gates–Don Burgett

Hotter Than The Hinges Of Hell's Gates–Don Burgett

Donald R. Burgett was a 19-year-old paratrooper who dropped into Normandy in the early morning...
The Men and Guns of D-Day

The Men and Guns of D-Day

June 6th is an infamous day in history. Men and guns fought for the freedom...