Category: History

June 6th, 2018 by Danielle Breteau

The Soviet Union was the first to begin developing firearms specifically for their combat divers.

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May 22nd, 2018 by asjstaff

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.

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May 4th, 2018 by asjstaff

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.

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April 30th, 2018 by asjstaff

If you have a passion for the history of firearms or collecting old guns then you will probably be familiar

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March 9th, 2018 by asjstaff

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.

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March 8th, 2018 by asjstaff

About 50 years near Vietnam, a helicopter that wasn’t officially there fended off an attack on a post that didn’t officially exist, with the help of a single Kalash.

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February 22nd, 2018 by asjstaff

See this Iconic Colt Model 1911 vintage footage from the WWII era and notice the similarity to the FBI pistol training and utilizing Col. Rex Applegate combat shooting methods for close quarter combat.

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February 5th, 2018 by asjstaff

Back in the WWII era, Disney did their part to help Uncle Sam by making instructional films on how to use the Boys anti-tank rifle.
This vintage video from VDMA Youtube goes over the instructions on the employment of the .55-caliber rifle, This was used to stop or slow down an armored vehicle.

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January 29th, 2018 by asjstaff

Take a look at this old gadget, possibly for old spy or gansta weapon that features a single shot pistol attached to the body of a folding pocketknife, with the bore running parallel to the blade and a folding trigger that is shaped like a corkscrew.

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January 10th, 2018 by asjstaff

These culture bored many warriors who’ve had to be bad asses in order for their tribe or clan to survive. Here are some of the most fearless warriors (badasses) from our history.

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