Lance Cpl. William Lopez fires his M27 Infantry Automatic Rifle at a simulated target at range 410A Marine Air-Ground Combat Center Twenty-nine Palms, Calif., Oct. 21, 2016. Marines with 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division are preparing to support a Special Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force for their upcoming deployment.
Gear
The Marines Are Experimenting With A New Infantry Rifle
It’s a whole new weapon, and the Marine Corps might get it first.
A promotional image showing Battle Field 4 gameplay.
Gear
How The M16 Became An Iconic American Rifle
This seven-minute video is packed full of information on the M16’s origin and narrated by a guy with a swarthy British accent. Enjoy.
Army Staff Sgt. Richard Harris, center, was awarded the Silver Star his actions in Wardak province, Afghanistan.
Unsung Heroes
UNSUNG HEROES: To Recover A Fallen Soldier, He Attacked With A Weapon In Each Hand
Staff Sgt. Richard Harris refused to let his leader’s body be taken, so he charged the enemy — M4 in one hand and an HK 320 in the other.