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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «M-1 RIFLE»
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The Gun Digest Book of Assault Weapons
Another firm, Intra Arms with headquarters in Knoxville, Tennessee, is producing
what it called the IAI M-333, an immediate clone of the Garand M-1 rifle. Also
included among the company's products is a replica of the 30 M-1 Carbine, which
Jack Lewis, Robert K. Campbell, David Steele, 2007
The Encyclopedia of the Vietnam War: A Political, Social, ...
With a few significant exceptions, U.S. ground troops who served in Vietnam did
not routinely carry the M-1 Rifle, the BAR, or the M-1 or M-2 carbines. All four
weapons were used by French forces in the late 1940s and early 1950s and by
Spencer C. Tucker, 2011
M-1 rifle. The Garand was standardized on January 9 1936. but manufacturing
problems delayed the first deliveries of series-made guns until September 1937.
They had a one-piece pistol grip stock extending almost to the muzzle, allowing ...
John Walter, 2006
The Oxford Companion to American Military History
The M-1 RIFLE was the standard small-arms weapon of the U.S. Army in World
War II and the 'Korean War. Its inventor, Canadian-born Iohn Cantius Garand,
developed the gas-operated semiautomatic rifle at the Springfield Armory during
John Whiteclay Chambers, Fred Anderson, 1999
The Rat Bastards Book 11: Nightmare Alley
Next to Shilansky, Sergeant Cameron rested his M 1 rifle on the edge of the
trench and slowly squeezed off the rounds. Sergeant Cameron was a southerner
with a cool head and a deliberate manner. He never got shook up about anything
Len Levinson, 2011
Vieques Island: A Few Good Men on Radio Hill
By now we knew the M-1 Rifle inside and out, backwards and forwards. We could
field strip and reassemble the weapon blindfolded. If I drew a good rifle coach on
Monday, by the following ThursdayI would fire for qualification. Monday was ...
Theo Bennett, 2001
G.I. Joe in France: From Normandy to Berchtesgaden
The Soldier's Handbook, a field manual issued to every recruit as early as 1940,
included instructions on how to break down the M-1 rifle. Illustrations in the
booklet demonstrated the Manual of Arms with the M-1 but the Springfield was no
J. E. Kaufmann, H. W. Kaufmann, 2008
The Encyclopedia of Middle East Wars: The United States in ...
In the early 1950s, efforts to improve the M-1 rifle resulted in the M-14 rifle. Unlike
the M-1, the M-14 was capable of both semiautomatic and full-automatic fire, and
was fed by a more efficient 20-round detachable box magazine, a distinct ...
Spencer C. Tucker, 2010
Providing the Means of War: Historical Perspectives on ...
The proof seemed to lie in the Army's ten-year effort to develop, within its own
arsenal system, a successor to the M-1 rifle. Most senior officers did not welcome
the new emphasis on counterinsurgency and unconventional warfare; a regular ...
Shannon A. Brown, 2005
In The Company Of Heroes: The Memoirs of Captain Richard M
I managed to score considerably higher on the M-1 rifle test. Before we were
allowed to fire the weapon, we had to learn the various shooting positions and
the proper way to carry the rifle when walking or crawling. We had to crawl
Jerald W. Berry, 2013
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «M-1 RIFLE»
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Ellport veteran Dave White received an education in the Army …
After we caught them, the Korean military would pick them up," White said. "One of our soldiers was driving a jeep with his M-1 rifle mounted on ... «Ellwood City Ledger, Jul 15»
Excerpt: 'SEAL's Code' by Sharon Hamilton
Unlike the infamous Enigma machine the Germans used to create code, each cryptograph had two arms, two legs, an M-1 rifle and a helmet. «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
Police: Officers duty-bound to investigate potentially threatening …
In 2013, a Troy teen also lost a lawsuit contending his civil rights were violated after he was arrested for carrying a loaded M-1 rifle in downtown ... «The Oakland Press, Jun 15»
WWII veteran, 90, savors life during his birthday party
We used the M-1 rifle, the 12-gauge shotgun and the 16-gauge shotgun. Because of my marksmanship, I stayed ready in case they would ask ... «Winston-Salem Chronicle, May 15»
The Rifleman: Ceo Bauer recalls WWII combat experience
“I learned how to fire the M-1 rifle and fire it well,” Bauer said. Bauer also received instruction in the Browning Automatic Rifle, .30 caliber light ... «Greenville Daily News, May 15»
Letter Mom saved evokes Korea vet's memories
She delivered payroll from her office in Inchon to company headquarters near the front, armed with an M-1 rifle. And she knew how to use it. «Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier, May 15»
Honoring Local Veterans for Memorial Day
In training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina, he found that affixing the bayonet to his M-1 rifle made him “physically ill,” and he was threatened by ... «ithaca.com, May 15»
Army veteran to lead Wyckoff Memorial Day Parade
He was qualified with the M-1 rifle. After the war, he went to the Vesper George School of Art in Boston. While it was a large contributor to the ... «NorthJersey.com, May 15»
Korean War veterans look back
Caffey was issued an M-1 rifle, and both men were shipped over on the USS Anderson -- full of men who were also carrying all the equipment ... «Shelbyville Times-Gazette, May 15»
Robert DeWitt: WWII veterans are pieces of living history
It was so cold that his M-1 rifle wouldn't cycle the ammunition. He had to work the action after every shot, ejecting the spent casing and throwing ... «Times Herald-Record, May 15»