Weapons of War Collection
Browning Model 1917 and 1919 Machine Guns
This collection contains valuable historical information about some of the most popular weapons used in WW 1 WW 2 and later.
In this collection you will find Technical and Field Manuals for these weapons. The manuals contain parts lists, service information and are loaded with diagrams, exploded parts views and lists and a host of other interesting information.
The M1917 Browning Heavy Machine Gun was born by the US and Allied Armed Forces demands of WW1 and the need for a reliable and portable rapid fire weapon. It served well into WW2 and beyond.
The M1919 was a lighter air cooled version of the M1917 and was configured for various WW 2 combat applications. Besides ground troop use it was also configured to mount on various combat vehicles such a Jeeps, Tanks and even used in some aircraft applications.
All documents are rendered as digital reproduction images in PDF format.