The M1 Garand: A Short History

PING! THE M1 GARAND MIGHT BE THE MOST RECOGNIZABLE FIREARM IN AMERICAN HISTORY If you ask a dozen gun aficionados, “What is the quintessential American rifle?” you’ll likely get a number of answers, but amongst these will inevitably be the Long Rifle, the Sharps, the Henry, the 1903 Springfield (even though it’s a shameless 98…