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Springfield Armory's First Model 1903 Rifle

Springfield Armory's First Model 1903 Rifle

The authors trace the fascinating history of just one M1903, the very first, serial No....
Shedding New Light on the “Air Service” Springfield M1903

Shedding New Light on the “Air Service” Springfield M1903

There has been confusion and speculation about the M1903 Springfield “Stripped for Air Service.” Documents...
America's Snipers in The Great War

America's Snipers in The Great War

A century ago, American snipers fought in both the trenches of France and in the...
Cold Front: American Troops in Russia 1918-1919

Cold Front: American Troops in Russia 1918-1919

A century ago, American troops were in combat against the Bolsheviks on Russian soil. Armed...
The Model 1903 In World War I

The Model 1903 In World War I

When the Doughboys went to France, starting in 1917, they took with them arguably the...
Snapshot: Flexible Gunnery School

Snapshot: Flexible Gunnery School

At its height, the U.S. Army Air Forces (AAF) comprised more than 2.4 million men...
The Cavalry’s Last Charge: The 1921 M1903 Prototype Carbine

The Cavalry’s Last Charge: The 1921 M1903 Prototype Carbine

Even though the last cavalry carbine of the U.S. Army was the M1899 Krag-Jorgensen, the...
The Guns of Veracruz 1914

The Guns of Veracruz 1914

The landings at Veracruz saw the early combat use of several American small arms that...
Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

Sniping From Below: Periscope Rifles in World War I

World War I saw the widespread introduction of many, what we would call, “modern” arms,...
Cut-Down Springfield: The Rare M1903 “Bushmaster” Carbine

Cut-Down Springfield: The Rare M1903 “Bushmaster” Carbine

The 158th Infantry would become associated with an obscure variant of the U.S. M1903 Springfield...
Blood on the Border: The Battle of Columbus

Blood on the Border: The Battle of Columbus

In the early hours of March 19, 1916, American cavalrymen and armed citizens fought a...
Guns of the “Devil Dogs”: U.S. Marine Corps Small Arms Of World War I

Guns of the “Devil Dogs”: U.S. Marine Corps Small Arms Of World War I

The U.S. Marines in France would earn the name “Teufelshunde” or “Devil Dogs” from the...
Restoring a “Commonwealth Garand”: The Short Magazine Lee-Enfield

Restoring a “Commonwealth Garand”: The Short Magazine Lee-Enfield

See how one enthusiast accomplished his restoration of a WWII-era Lithgow Arms Short Magazine Lee...
Upping The Ante: The 30 Nosler

Upping The Ante: The 30 Nosler

Do we really need another .300 magnum cartridge? Nosler sure seems to think so, and...
Remember Pearl Harbor: The Men and the Guns

Remember Pearl Harbor: The Men and the Guns

On Dec. 7, 1941, a “date which will live in infamy,” Americans fought back against...
NRA Gun of the Week: Springfield Armory M1 Garand Rifle

NRA Gun of the Week: Springfield Armory M1 Garand Rifle

American Rifleman's Mark Keefe shares this vintage M1 Garand as this week's NRA Gun of...
Days of Infamy—The M1 Garand's Baptism By Fire

Days of Infamy—The M1 Garand's Baptism By Fire

Nearly three-quarters of a century ago, the “U.S. Rifle, Caliber .30, M1,” was first used...
Never In Anger: The Pedersen Device

Never In Anger: The Pedersen Device

Though never used in combat, the innovative Pedersen Device was a potential solution to the...
John Browning's Automatic Rifle

John Browning's Automatic Rifle

From the trenches of France to “Frozen Chosin,” the BAR proved its worth on countless...
America’s  Military Revolvers

America’s Military Revolvers

Though some fixed- cartridge revolvers were used during the American Civil War, it wasn’t until...
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