In March 1945, tanks and infantry under the command of the 3rd Armored Division took the largest German city captured by the U.S. during WWII: Cologne.
ARTV Preview: British 1st Airborne at Arnhem; Smith & Wesson M&P 9 Shield EZ; U.S. Model 1855 Rifle-Musket
This week on on American Rifleman TV we continue with Operation Market Garden with the demise of the British 1st Airborne at Arnhem. "Rifleman Review," takes a look at the new Smith & Wesson M&P 9 Shield EZ. "I Have This Old Gun" takes a look at the Civil War era U.S. Model of 1855 Rifle Musket.
ARTV Preview: British 1st Airborne at Arnhem During Operation Market Garden; Marlin Model 1894 in .44 Magnum; Bergmann MP-28 Sub-Machine Gun
This week on on American Rifleman TV we continue with Operation Market Garden during WWII, focusing on the exploits of the British 1st Airborne in their attempt to capture the bridges over the Rhine River at Arnhem.
American Rifleman TV goes back to World War 2 for Operation Market Garden with Don Burgett of the 101st Airborne, Brian Sheets reviews the Colt King Cobra on "Rifleman Review", and we take a look at the Japanese Nambu Type 3 heavy machine gun on "I Have This Old Gun."
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.
Attendees of the 142nd NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits are invited to join American Rifleman editors and other special guests for a pair of Special Sessions.
While you are at the NRA Annual Meetings in Houston, Texas, I encourage you to take a break from the show floor and attend two special events. Noted sniping authority Maj. John L. Plaster, U.S. Army (Ret.), and historian Martin K.A. Morgan are onboard for two American Rifleman Special Sessions of tremendous interest to NRA members.