Posted November 28, 2018 8:00 pm by Comments

By Matthew Moss

Maxim silencer demo

In the early 1900s Hiram Percy Maxim, son of the inventor of the Maxim gun, began developing early suppressors which he christened ‘silencers’. It wasn’t long before the US Army took interest in these new silencers and began testing them. The US Army tested the silencers extensively between 1909 and 1916. In 1910, Colonel S.E. Blunt, Springfield […]

Read More …

The post Did The US Army Use Silencers During World War One? appeared first on The Firearm Blog.

…Read the Rest

Source:: The Firearm Blog

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *