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GCA News

2017 GCA Convention

Registration is now open for the 2017 GCA Convention.  The location is Fairfax, Virginia.  Highlights of the event will be GCA member displays at The Nation's Gun Show, a private tour of the NRA Museum, [...]

GCA Journal – Spring

The Spring issue is in the mail. This issue includes the fascinating story of how the purchase of a personalized bayonet led to the discovery of an individual Marine’s impressive service record. Plus a lot [...]

GCA – Camp Blanding Museum WW II Qualification Match, Vintage Sniper Match, & Pop-Up Target Match

March 24-26, 2017 Camp Blanding Museum & Memorial Park 5629 State Road 16 W Starke, FL 32091 Get away from the cold for a weekend in Florida! GCA has partnered with Camp Blanding to offer [...]

The GCA’s Mission Statement

The purposes of the GCA

To exchange information and expand knowledge of the U.S. Rifle, Caliber .30, M1; to preserve and publicize the history of the rifle and its inventor John C. Garand; to assist and encourage new collectors; to assist authors in writing new reference works; to assist members in their collecting; and to encourage competitive and recreational safe shooting of the rifle.