From training in the States to fighting in Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge, this World War II combat rifleman depended on his M1 Garand, which he described as getting him through “some tough situations.”
This week on on American Rifleman TV, we continue with Operation Market Garden focusing on the exploits and troubles of the 82nd Airborne. On "Rifleman Review" Joe Kurtenbach goes over the concealable Springfield Armory Hellcat. "I Have This Old Gun" takes a look at the Cold War classic, the Simonov SKS semi-automatic carbine.
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.