Blast from the past | D-Day+75

We found this interesting read over at the website and thought to give it a share here too. It covers the weapons used from the Airborne troops during the invasion and provides some interesting knowledge for the WWII gunaddict.

Springfield Armory U.S. M191

This Springfield Armory U.S. M1911 pistol was issued to PFC Jack Agnew of the 101st Airborne Division. Next to it is a Colt-made World War II M1911A1. The items shown with the guns belong to S/Sgt. Ray Geddes, also of the 101st, who appeared on the “American Rifleman Television” eight-part series on D-Day+75 Years.

So, if you´re into reenactment from the World War 2 era, this is absolutely from interest for you I would say. Continue reading >>

Enjoy the read and remember those who gave it all these days 75 years ago!