Re: when and where was your !st encounter with the m1 garand
Originally Posted by Bubblehead
1966 aboard the submarine USS Raton. M1's, Thompson sub machine guns, 1911's, Browning 50 Cal machine guns and a rocket launcher.
Aah you dirty rat! You got to shoot a Tommy gun. The only gun aboard ship I really wanted to shoot and they wouldn't let me. One of these days before I die I need to try one, at least once. I ain't going until I do.
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