The Spetnaz’s Underwater RiflesThrough The Years Story and photographs by Andrew Young International warfare has created some of the most
Only 5 inches long and weighing a pound, this single-shot pistol was conceived as an instrument of chaos in the darkest times of the war.
The Karabiner 98 kurz, or K98k, is a bolt-action rifle chambered for the 7.92×57mm Mauser cartridge
Nicknamed “Hitler’s Buzzsaw” the sound was unlike anything else on the battlefield at that time. The allied nations facing this weapon were seriously outgunned.
The Soviet Union was the first to begin developing firearms specifically for their combat divers.
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In the autumn of 1864 Massachusetts Governor John A. Andrew wrote to President Lincoln asking him to express condolences to Mrs. Lydia Bixby, a widow believed to have lost five sons during the Civil War.
The Russian PPSh-41 was known to many as the “Burp Gun” due to the sound it made when fired. With an incredibly high cycling rate of around 1,000 rounds per minute, this submachine gun is incredible.
If you have a passion for the history of firearms or collecting old guns then you will probably be familiar
This 80’s video shared on Youtube tells us the historical role that the Stoner 63 played for the elite military unit and how adaptive it was on the battlefield.