World War Pistols – 1911 45 ACP

2011 marked the 100th year anniversary of the greatest pistol of all time.  The 1911 45 ACP. From the battlefields of WWI, WW II,...

Winchester Model 1200 Shotgun

The Winchester Model 1200 is a pump-action shotgun and – despite its short history – is considered by some to be one of the...

United States M14 Rifle

The United States M14 rifle, considered one of the top military rifles, was an automatic rifle using 7.62 x 51m NATO ammunition.  Production began on the...

Top Japanese Weapons of WWII – Machine Guns and Pistols

This category of top Japanese Weapons of WWII covers machine guns and pistols.  The Nambu Revolver is also included on this list.  A list...

Top German Weapons of WWII – Pistols and Machine Guns

The top German weapons of WWII, including pistols and machines guns, were generally modified versions of earlier designs.  The weapons are listed below –...

The Beretta M9 – Semi-automatic Pistol

Beretta’s M9 is a semi-automatic pistol that was adopted by the US military in 1985.  This 9 x 19mm Parabellum pistol is formally known...

Replica Weapons – Post 1898

REPLICA NON-FUNCTIONAL FIREARMS FOR DISPLAY AND NON-VIOLENT USE ONLY The Armed Forces History Museum carries a number of high quality replicas - great for personal collections and...

Israel’s Uzi Submachine Gun

Designed in 1948, Israel’s Uzi submachine gun has been sold to more military and police markets throughout the world than any other manufactured submachine...

Browning Hi-Power Pistol

The Browning Hi-Power design began with firearms visionary John Moses Browning, who died before its completion.  Browning first began designing this Belgium’s FN (Fabrique Nationale)...