During the Vietnam War, the men of the Studies and Observations Group (SOG) carried an astonishing array of firearms while operating behind enemy lines.
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.
NRA members are encouraged to join in and play a part in honoring American veterans this holiday season in what has become an annual tradition at thousands of cemeteries across the United States and overseas.
Although the M1 Garand was the United States’ main infantry rifle during World War II—the only standard-issue semi-automatic on the battlefield—another self-loader was issued to Marine parachutists in smaller numbers. It was the Johnson Model of 1941.