For most of the 20th century, Lee-Enfield rifles were the backbone of the British army. The last British service Lee was the L42A1 sniping rifle. Built on the World War II No.4(T), the reliable and accurate L42A1 was retired in the early 1990s.
Proof Research was awarded a contract in the development of advanced medium-caliber barrels made of composite materials for the U.S. military.
While there are many military rifles that have seen extensive service, the Italian M1870/87/15 Vetterli-Vitali stands out as one of the longest-serving military rifles in any guise.
Winchester is supporting the Fold of Honor non-profit organization and military families through the release of the new USA Valor ammunition line.