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Went in by himself and capture about 100 Germans. Wray stopped what he was doing and saw to it that all ten German soldiers were properly buried. Anarchy has become the future of this republic. Total weight with red dot and can? Wray, however, was not invincible, though many in his company thought him so. There was always only one M1.


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Lt. Waverly Wray remembrance

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Seven instinctively raised their hands. Practical Tactical The M1 rifle was a big, heavy, bulky beast, but it was also reliable, accurate, and rugged. A Baptist, each month he sent half his pay home to help build a new church. Where most normal American kids get drunk to celebrate their 21st birthday, Will bought his first two machineguns. What should be avoided is shooting 30-06 factory sporting ammunition where the powder burning rate characteristics may not be loaded to original 30-06 specs. Wray fought his way back to his company area to report what he had found, blood soaking his ventilated jump jacket.

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He said he had killed them, and they deserved a decent burial, and it was his responsibility. Garand since 1920 and had contact with him on a regular basis. For the first three years in Alaska I hunted every thing from moose and bear to sheep. Army, for extraordinary heroism in connection with military operations against an armed enemy while serving with Company D, 2d Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82d Airborne Division, in action against enemy forces on 7 June 1944, in France. I do not wish to see you get injured.

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Remebering Lt. Waverly Wray

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He offers unmatched practical and theoretical foundation in the application of vehicle modifications for individuals with disabilities. The maps showed that it was leading the way for the counterattack. Some states specifically prohibit threaded barrels on pistols and you may find yourself traveling there. The difficult nature of movement was further enhanced by the excellent covered defenses the hedgerows provided to the Germans. From his utilization of Lt.

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The Most Soldier in History

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The included plate mounts are robust and numerous, covering every brand of red dot under the sun. He was going to do a one-man reconnaissance to formulate a plan of attack. The eighth tried to pull a pistol from his holster; Wray shot him instantly, between the eyes. Wray maakte deel uit van D Company, 505th P. The next day Vandervoort, Wray, and Sgt.

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Lt. Waverly Wray remembrance

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Bullets cut through his jacket; one cut off half of his right ear. How could the various G-2s have missed such obvious features, especially as aerial reconnaissance clearly revealed the hedges? Marshalll and that relative handful of professional officers serving in the U. All are cut for red dots, with the Vortex Venom installed as a factory option if you like. I was part of a forensic team that examined the rifle and was astounded at the level of damage to the receiver. With over 25 years experience, he continues to spearhead new and exciting technological advancements in this growing and emerging market.

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The Most Soldier in History

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On June 7, shortly after dawn, Wray reported to Vandervoort — whose leg broken in the jump, was now in a cast — on the movements he had spotted, the things he had sensed, where he expected the Germans to attack and in what strength. Wray moved up the sunken lanes, crossed an orchard, pushed his way through hedgerows, crawled through a ditch. They were not only grounded in detail and doctrine but were encouraged to think and act independently in battle. A German break through to the beaches seemed imminent. He said he had killed them, and they deserved a decent burial, and it was his responsibility.

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Lt. Waverly Wray remembrance

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The eight-round en-bloc clip is extremely difficult to fill by hand, and the gun is nearly 44 inches long. Wray made his way back to the company areas to report on what he had seen. One instantly reached for his pistol, but was killed by Wray, and the remainder attempted to flee when other Germans in the area fired in their direction. Seven instinctively raised their hands. Only one month before getting on C118 transports to Germany, did the Army take away our M1s and hand us M14s.

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1LT Waverly Wray and His M1 Rifle: There Can Be Only One M1

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Mine was in good shape with dings and dents from honest use which I really like. The maps showed that it was leading the way for the counterattack. Because the photo interpreters, looking only straight down at them, thought that they were like English hedges, the kind fox hunters jump over, and they missed the sunken nature of the roads entirely. He once told me that for nearly a year some part of his anatomy was touching that rifle. Most of his sniping was done in cold temps of -30 to -40 celcius and preffered iron sights to a scope. With most polymer handguns, you have to change your presentation from holster to naturally see the dot. He had spent half a year preparing for this moment but he was not trained for it.


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