Wednesday, October 17, 2012
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The development and deployment of the only successful semi automatic rifle of WWII before and after the war. Presenter John McGuckin will present a short history of Springfield Armory and John Garand's work on the rifle along with an explanation of the various modifications and combat experience of the weapon. Feel free to bring your lunch or just come and enjoy the lecture. For more information call 504-528-1944 x 229.