Last Activity:06-03-2007 12:17 PM
Posted in thread: USMC Early CALL for M1 GARAND on 06-02-2007 at 04:46 PM
Gentlemen,These files show that the USMC is asking for additional M1 Garand Rifles. These files
have the USMC calling for the M1 Garand Rifle BEFORE STANDARD ADOPTION for issue with the USMC.
Posted in thread: Questions Relating to the M1 Rifle on 05-31-2007 at 05:32 PM
Gentlemen,These files are important as they give us a breakdown of the number of M1 Garands
made by SA. The files go on to tell us about Production at Winchester of the M1 Garand Rifle.
The dates on t...
Posted in thread: IMP/DWR#'s/Daily Prod Order on 05-29-2007 at 05:13 PM
Gentlemen,This set of files cover two important files. The first file deals with the Daily
production Order and tells us where the M1's are and what checks are being made. The next file
gives us a bre...
Posted in thread: Comp's Rec'd for Prod/1938 on 05-28-2007 at 04:28 PM
ScottG,Sir thanks for your comebackClancy
Posted in thread: Comp's Rec'd for Prod/1938 on 05-27-2007 at 06:11 PM
These two files speak for themselves. The date on this file is 2/18/38. I think you are
beginning to see the start of higher production on the M1 Garand.Without input from you guys no
one learns anyth...
Posted in thread: Expanding SA for Higher Production/M1 on 05-25-2007 at 04:34 PM
vicoman,I started to study the M1 Garand back in 1971. Heard alot of stories about it at gun
shows and gun shops. They were weird so I went to the main info data on the subject. The
Posted in thread: Additional Data on Very Early M1 Garand on 05-21-2007 at 05:18 PM
Gentlemen,Here is an additional file on the M1 Garand very early in Production. Looking over
these files gives us info on how Production was starting to be put together. Guys my hits are
way down THE ...
Posted in thread: The FIRST ONE/M1 Garand notes on 05-20-2007 at 05:19 PM
Gentlemen,Here are two more files from the weekly report from SA to Ordnance. It seems that
they are getting ready for production on the M1 Garand Rifle. It also gives us the inside look
at what is go...
Posted in thread: Expanding SA for Higher Production/M1 on 05-18-2007 at 05:30 PM
Gentlemen,This file shows us that Ordnance wants production up at SA. SA tells them that they
would need to expand. Here is a list of the funds needed and what SA wants.Now remember that WW
2 has star...
Posted in thread: Maybe I am CRAZY BUT.... on 05-16-2007 at 05:43 PM
Gentlemen,You guys can thank Ted Kennedy for the prices at CMP. Back in the mid-70's I ran DCM
shoots. DCM gave you ammo, targets and rifles to shoot the course with. ALL FREE. Then came Mr