D-Day + 75: Arms of the Airborne

Seventy-five years ago, Allied troops invaded Hitler’s “Fortress Europe” to bring an end to Nazi tyranny, and many of them arrived by parachute or glider. They were the men of the British and American airborne, and they were well-armed indeed.

Tonight on American Rifleman TV: Americans in World War I—Part 4; Beretta APX

In early October 1918, men from the 77th Division advanced into the Argonne Forest as part of a massive American attack.

NRA M1911s

Genuine examples of NRA-marked M1911 pistols are valued collectibles, especially if accompanied by the original sale documents confirming their provenance.

The World War II U.S. M1911 & M1911A1

During World War II, the .45 ACP M1911 and M1911A1 pistols were popular with American troops, and here we present some imagery of those who trained and fought with “old slabsides.”

The U.S. M1911 & The Medal of Honor

Browning’s classic has helped American servicemen earn the Medal of Honor.


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