Lance Corporal C.D. Bradford

The Guns Of Huế

The fight that developed in the streets of  in 1968 would give the Marine Corps one of its most memorable victories—in a battle style for which the Marines had not been trained. The guns used during the conflict ranged from brand-new M16A1s and M40 sniper rifles to World War II leftovers.

American Arms of the Battle of the Bulge

American G.I.s thwarted Hitler’s last-ditch offensive, even though Hitler threw the best men and weapons that he had available against America's troops in the Ardennes. Here the author looks at the small arms used by our troops to stop the Nazi war machine dead in its tracks.

Book Review: The US M3/M3A1 Submachine Gun

Michael Heidler, no stranger to writing about firearm history, has produced a most impressive volume on one of this author’s favorite World War II firearms, the M3 “grease gun.”

I Have This Old Gun: Madsen M1950 Submachine Gun

Watch this segment of American Rifleman Television's "I Have This Old Gun" to learn about the history and development of the Danish designed and made Model 1950 Madsen open-bolt submachine gun.

'Bad Timing': Rise & Fall of Luxembourg's SOLA Submachine Guns

During the 1950s, Luxembourg found itself involved in an international diplomatic crisis, thanks to the exportation of the SOLA submachine gun family.

The Heckler & Koch SP5 Pistol: 5 Points to Consider

The Heckler & Koch SP5 pistol has many of the attributes liked by its select-fire cousin the MP5, along with some improvements. Here are five points on why the SP5 is a capable 9 mm pistol.

USAF Purchases B&T APC9K PRO Submachine Guns

Brugger & Thomet Inc. has announced that the United States Air Force has purchased its APC9K PRO 9 mm compact weapon platform for service.

At The Range: M3A1 Submachine Gun

Watch this "At The Range" video segment above to see American Rifleman Field Editor Martin K.A. Morgan shoot a World War II-era M3A1 "Grease Gun" submachine gun chambered in .45ACP.

Review: SIG Sauer MPX Copperhead

In this review, we take a look at a shortened pistol variation of the SIG Sauer MPX, the MPX Copperhead with folding arm brace chambered in 9 mm.

Rifleman Q&A: What Is An M1 Carbine 'Rigger' Pouch?

I recently saw reference to a World War II “rigger” magazine pouch for an M1 carbine. What, exactly, does this refer to?

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