Shovel on the Suspenders in Saipan

Something popular during the Battle of Saipan was the wearing of the M1910 entrenching tool attached to the suspenders. Unfortunately I am not entirely sure how it was done. I have seen in other battles the shovel without any cover just being tucked behind the straps. But in all the pictures of the battle the …

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Know Your Enemy: The Shape of Antigun Astroturf, May 2015

This is a repost from the indispensable Weaponsman.com blog. If you haven't dug through it yet you're missing out. It has been saved for posterity by the Loose Rounds team but some of the photos or links didn't survive, but lucky for you I found these ones. The info will likely be slightly behind as …

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