The Keefe Report: The Guns of “They Shall Not Grow Old“
Director Peter Jackson, the man behind The recent film adaptation of JRR Tolkien’s “Lord of the Rings," decided to take on a project to gives voice to those British soldiers that fought in the Great War.
Throwback Thursday: A Twenty-Five Shot, Periscope Trench Springfield
Every Thursday we'll share an article from the American Rifleman archives. This article is from "Arms and the Man," Oct. 1917.
The Home of the “Hairy Ones”
Every Thursday we'll share an article from the American Rifleman archives. From the Oct. 7, 1915, Arms & The Man, is the story of the French infantry—the poilu, the “hairy ones” —as the shelled, bombed, filthy, bearded men fought and died to throw the Germans out of their homeland. How frontline? Try 75 feet from the Germans.