On this week's episode of American Rifleman TV, we begin the top 10 machine guns of all time, starting with the FN MAG and BAR. We'll also take a look at the Colt Gold Trophy 1911 along with the Hall breech-loading rifle and carbine.
An infantryman with the 3rd Armored Division figures prominently in the bestselling book Spearhead. Now 95 years old, Buck Marsh relates some of his combat experiences as a rifleman armed with the M1 Garand from three-quarters of a century ago.
Heckler & Koch’s MP5 is one of the world’s great submachine guns. But the high price of fully-automatic originals has kept them out of the hands of all but the well-heeled. So wouldn’t it be nice if there were an authentic, semi-automatic pistol version at a price that didn’t break the bank?
Of all the guns of World War II, the German FG-42, designed for use by German Fallschirmjäger or “Green Devils,” stands out as one of the rarest, most unique and timeless designs. Here, a best-selling author weighs in on the social, historical and cultural significance of the gun.