Watch this American Rifleman TV segment "Over There! Part Four" to learn about the United States army's "Lost Battalion" and its guns during the Battle of Argonne Forest in World War I.
Watch this American Rifleman TV segment "Over There Part Two" to learn about the Untied State's preparation and experience entering the fighting during World War I.
In this review, Field Editor Martin K. A. Morgan goes over the history of the World War One era French CSRG Chauchat Light Machine Gun. In doing so, he discusses the unique 'American' version developed to use .30-'06 Sprg., and how the shortfalls of one of its manufacturers lead to the tarnished reputation of the series as a whole in popular memory.
Tonight on American Rifleman TV: Making the Smith & Wesson M&P Pistol; Springfield 1911 TRP in 10 mm
ARTV heads to Springfield, Mass., for a look at how Smith & Wesson's M&P brand of firearms are made and assembled.
In early October 1918, men from the 77th Division advanced into the Argonne Forest as part of a massive American attack.
This week we are on the hallowed ground of Belleau Wood.
Despite its reputation, the "Fusil Mitrailleur Modéle 1915 CSRG" served effectively in combat for the French military chambered for the 8x50R Lebel cartridge, the Belgian military in 7.65x53 mm, and the Polish military in 7.92x57 mm Mauser.