.30-18 Auto Pedersen Device Ammo

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Everyone reading this has already heard of the Pedersen device. The nifty little conversion bolt that let you swap out the bolt on a...

Adelbert F. “Bert” Waldron III

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I ran across this picture of Waldron last night, and it got me thinking about the man and how it is strange that the...

R-Enlisting In Special Forces

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56 years ago, 1965, I was a Sergeant E-5 Demolition Sergeant on an A-Team in Company B, 3rd Special Forces Group (Airborne), at Fort...

A SOG/SEAL Vet’s VN Driver’s License

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By John Albert Palmer My South Vietnamese driver’s license was issued on 11 June 1964 in Danang. I arrived in Saigon on July 13,...

Cambodia Invasion 1970

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QdY4Qro8k78 This video was shared over on B-ARFCOM and I thought I would bring it over here. Yes I know it has commie Cronkite...

Lucky B-17 Pilot

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Once of the facebook gun groups had this picture. Reportedly from the owner, this Colt M1911 was being worn by the Pilot of...

Lend-Lease Thompson Submachine Gun & Accessories

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A thread that linked to another thread turned up this neat post over at USmilitariaforum. During WW2 the United States sent thousands of Thompson submachine...

“There is no situation in the human condition that cannot be...

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By Richard H. Dick James 58 years ago, 25 January 1963, I was a Private First Class E-3. I had been in Special Forces...

George Mason Van Orden, Secretary of the Navy Trophy Rifles

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The rifle's you will see today are very generously provided by Mr. George Van Orden. Grandson of General George Van Orden, owner an...

Winchester Model 70/ USMC Historical Document

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Some documentation provided by Mr. Van Orden from his Grandfather's shop. A communication from Winchester to the USMC about the purchase of Model 70...