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Thompson Submachinegun

James F. Bannan

Thompson Submachinegun

by James F. Bannan

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Published by Southwest Pub. Co. in [s.l.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Thompson submachine gun.

  • Edition Notes

    Edition limited to 500 copies.

    Statementby James F. Bannan ; [photos. by Stephen Micklas].
    SeriesNotes on auto ordnance
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF620.T5 B36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5204765M
    LC Control Number75030166

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    M1 & M Thompson SMG. The Thompson submachine gun, with a delayed blowback operation, was designed by General John T. Thompson in It was immediately put to work by military and law enforcement organizations around the world. The Thompson's high rate of fire of the cal. ACP round gives the weapon tremendous stopping power. The.   The Thompson can be fired from round box mags, or and round drum magazines. Rate of fire of the Tommy Gun is 1, rounds per minute. The Thompson was used in the FBI until the early s. Of all the weapons identified with the FBI, the Thompson Author: Bill Vanderpool.

      Both machine guns were reactivated by M6 Management Corporation, a Type 10 Manufacturer, and registered as live machine guns on June 4, Known chronology of the history of Colt A Thompson submachine guns serial numbers and Ap Shipped by Colt Patent Firearms Manufacturing Corporation on behalf of Auto-Ordnance.   American Rifleman Television's segment, "I Have This Old Gun", examines the iconic Thompson M1A1 Submachine Gun.


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