Following M3A1 Grease Gun #750213 Through Vietnam

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Following M3A1 Grease Gun #750213 Through Vietnam

Post by Kriegsspiel » Sat Mar 06, 2021 6:30 pm

This was a cool article. I know there are some Nam vets here.
Combat Marines are full of sea stories. I’ve heard and loved many of them, even the ones I knew weren’t true. But of all the noteworthy sea stories I’ve heard, the one about three combat photographers who shared a captured-and-then-captured-back World War II-issue M3A1 Grease Gun in Vietnam in 1968 stands out. That weapon, and the Marine who liberated it, may have made Marine Corps history. . .
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