WWII

Police Arrested a Homeless Man with Weapons from World War II

Police Arrested a Homeless Man with Weapons from World War II

Los Angeles County police arrested a homeless man with five firearms; included two operable WWII era machine guns. Detective Dennis Elmore says the arrest was happened as deputies were on foot patrol at a homeless encampment close to Harbor town. They found Richard  with three pistols and two machine guns. Elmore says the 57-year-old was conjointly in possession of high-capacity magazines and ammu... »

How Mauser almost killed WW2

How Mauser almost killed WW2

How a Mauser C-96 Almost Killed Churchill and Changed World History The story of the ‘broomhandle’ Mauser gun begins between 1890 and 1895, when Feederle brothers (Fidel, Friedrich and Joseph), employees of Paul Mauser, owner of the Mauser company, designed and developed a new pistol on their own accord. It was a recoil operated, locking breech, semi-automatic gun. Serial production began in 1896,... »