“The right of citizens to bear arms is just one guarantee against arbitrary government, one more safeguard against the tyranny which now appears remote in America, but which historically has proved to be always possible.” — Senator Hubert H. Humphrey (D-MN)
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Semi-Automatic, Gas Operated, Air Cooled
Here is the step by step functioning of the M1 Garand. An ARMY training film from a nearly forgotten time.
Update: R.K. Brumbelow in the comments suggested a better quality copy of the same video. I replaced what I originally posted.