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'Tanker Garands:' The Real Story

Most “Tanker Garands” were made for commercial sale, but a few are genuine. This is their story.

Video—I Have This Old Gun: Webley MK VI

Join some noted firearm historians investigating the history of the Webley MK VI.

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.

'The Devil of Antwerp': Father Of Aerial Combat Jan Olieslagers

The Belgian aviation pioneer used an FN Model 1900 in one of the first aerial gunfights in the skies over Europe during World War I.

I Have This Old Gun: Ross Rifle

This week on “I Have This Old Gun”, we take an in-depth look at the history of the Canadian-made Ross Rifle.

Talo Ruger Naval Special Warfare 1911 9 mm Pistol

Proceeds from sales of the Ruger Naval Special Warfare 1911 9 mm will benefit Navy Seal Foundation.

A Lewis Gun For The Trenches

Machine guns changed the battlefield during the Great War, driving soldiers below ground into the trenches to escape enemy fire. But here is a century-old solution, found by contributor Tom Laemlein, to firing a Lewis light machine without exposing the gunner to the enemy. And it is one we have never seen before—or since.

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.

USMC Sniper Rifles: Hands On History

Retired USMC Major and NRA Secretary “Jim” Land is considered the founder of the modern Marine Corps sniping program and has spent 40 years assembling what is likely the best collection of Marine sniping arms in private hands.

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