America's Rifle: The M1 Garand (2012)

Genres - History  |   Sub-Genres - Inventions & Innovations, Military & War  |   Run Time - 140 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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This documentary explores the history of the M1 rifle that served the US Armed Forces from 1936 to 1957 and beyond. Rare archival footage, first person accounts by combat veterans, state-of-the-art animations and expert interviews combine to give a comprehensive look at one of America's most successful infantry weapons.

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America, firearms, gun, history, past