M16A1 Unertl


Yep, even the M16A1 had a Unertl mounted on them by a few. This one was used by 3rd Bn. 7th Marines in Quang Nam Province. It was produced there in VN by inventive USMC gunsmiths and was never an official item issued or tested by the USMC.


  1. Wicked eye relief and cheek weld problems with that I’d bet. Still, would be an accurate combo all things considered. Thirty years later they’d come back to the SPR.

    Things like this is why you have to consider anecdotal evidence and testimony almost at face value. No way this was official in the classic sense and without a photograph probably wouldn’t be remembered at all. You see this sort of thing all throughout GWOT too if not more so.

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