.223 Day

oday is the day we give attention to our beloved #GopherRound
February 23rd
Feb 23
2/23
.223
#ammo #AR15
#AmmoCollecting
#Bullets #Feb23rd #Happy223Day #556×45#556
#NotMyRifleBullet

Bonus #TacticalQuiz
can you ID whats in this photo?


Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1881)

On Wednesday, October 26, 1881
At approximately 3:00PM

the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

Wyatt Earp and Doc Holliday

#GunChannels
#OldWest #Cowboys #Gamblers #Tombstone#Arizona #WyattErp #DocHoliday


Browning’s 1st Patent (1879)

10-7-1879 
John Browning patented his first firearm, a single-shot falling-block rifle.
He was 24 years old in 1879

#KnowOurHistory
#BePartOfOurHistory
#GunChannels #Browning #JMB#TheGunFather


Ruby Ridge (1992)

Ruby Ridge was a deadly confrontation & siege in northern Idaho for 10 days at a home in August 1992
Randy Weaver, his family and friend Kevin Harris, were attacked by agents of the United States Marshals Service (USMS) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

It resulted in the death of Weaver’s son Sammy, his wife Vicki, their dog and a Deputy U.S. Marshal

#RememberOurPast
#WeAreTheGovernmentWeAreHereToProtectYou #RubyRidge


 

Red Dawn Day (1984)

Happy Red Dawn Day

Aug 10th 1984
The best movie ever made was released..
Are you watching Red Dawn today?

#RedDawn
#Wolverines
#TheChairIsAgainstTheWall
#JohnHasALongMustache
#AllThatAngerWillBurnYouUp
#AvengeMe


NRA Cincinnati Revolt (1977)

Today in 1977, membership of the NRA voted out the old board, and changed the direction of the organization

#NRA #CincinnatiRevolt
#ThoseWhoActChangeTheFuture

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#GunWebsites #RepealTheNFA #LearnGunHistory


L.A. Riots (1992)

L.A. Riots
April 29 – May 4th, 1992 
Over six days, widespread looting, assault, arson, and killings occurred in Los Angeles, CA
#Riot
#LARiots
#rodneyking
#GunHistory


1st Shots at NRA’s Creedmoor Range (1873)

the NRA was created to promote marksmanship in 1871

NRA bought the Creed Farm for the purpose of building a rifle range.

Named Creedmoor, the range opened in 1873, and it was there that the first annual matches were held.

Today, April 25 in 1873 was the first shots fired at Creedmoor

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#GunChannels
#PracticeShooting #NRA#MostPeopleDontKnow
#Creedmoor