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Rifleman Q&A: How Do Army 'M' Numbers Work?

M1 Garand, M1911, M14 rifle...where does the military come up with all these numbers and...

Valuable Service: The U.S. Model of 1917 Revolvers

Swept into World War I in April 1917, the U.S. military desperately needed .45 ACP...

Lord Lovat's Rifles: In Film, Recollection and Reality

The most famous rifle of D-Day—or at least the most memorable rifle of “The Longest...

In Country: Small Arms of the Vietnam War

It was more than half a century ago that American troops stepped up ground operations...

Thompson/Center Compass II: An Affordable, Versatile Bolt-Action Rifle

Available in multiple configurations at an affordable price, the Thompson/Center Compass II is one of...

The Battle of Peleliu and Its Relics

American Rifleman Field Editor Martin K. A. Morgan tells the story of the nearly three-month-long...

Review: ZRODelta Modulus

The ZRODelta Modulus looks and feels like a Glock, but its modular construction is a...

'The Forgotten War:' The Men & Guns of Korea 1950

The Korean War began on June 25, 1950 and lasted until July 1953. It is...

D-Day's Forgotten Guns: 12 Firearms Used in June 1944

We all know about the M1 Garand and the Thompson submachine gun, but troops in...

Behind Enemy Lines: Guns of Vietnam's SOG Warriors

During the Vietnam War, the men of the Studies and Observations Group (SOG) carried an...

Review: Performance Center T/CR22

Thompson/Center’s base-model T/CR22 is a capable performer, but how much more are you getting by...

How It's Made: Smith & Wesson M&P Handguns

This week on American Rifleman TV, we look at the production of Smith & Wesson...

The German MG42: Was Its Bark Worse Than Its Bite?

In the middle of WWII, the U.S. Army posted War Department Film Bulletin No. 81,...

Thompson/Center Arms Unveils New For 2020 Bolt-Action Lineup

The new T/C rifles will showcase the new, crisp Generation II trigger, scoped combinations, and...

D-Day + 75: Arms of the Airborne

Seventy-five years ago, Allied troops invaded Hitler’s “Fortress Europe” to bring an end to Nazi...

A Look Back at the Thompson Submachine Gun

There is only a limited supply of Thompsons left, and fewer yet that can be...

The G.I. Thompson In World War II

Although the U.S. Army was slow to adopt the iconic gun, the Marines had been...

First Action in the European Theater: The M1 Garand at Dieppe

While used previously in defense of the Philippines, the American M1 would not see European-theater...

FN Mausers and the Fight for Israel

When Israel declared its independence in 1948, it acquired rifles—including some used by the Germans...

12 Things I Learned about Gun Barrels from E.R. Shaw

Shaw has principally been known as a barrel fabricator since its founding in the 1950s,...
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