The Winter 2016 issue of the GCA Journal has gone to press. After collating, binding, trimming, insertion, mail prep plus a few other steps, it will hit the mail. This issue has 4 more pages than usual, so hope you enjoy the "bonus" content. Just some of the topics in this issue: Report and photos [...]
The Fall issue will hit the mail soon. Around 20,000 copies are in this mailing. With each copy weighing around five ounces, this one mailing in its entirety weighs over three tons! Some great reading to be found inside this issue: Report on 2016 National Matches at Camp Perry A tutorial on Lend Lease M1’s [...]
All events take place at CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park. Schedule Saturday - September 24th 8am check-in 9am JCG Matches 2pm 100 yard match Followed by GCA Membership Meeting Sunday - September 25th 9am Vintage Sniper Match 12 EIC Rifle
Best of the GCA Journal Book 6 has just been delivered and we are filling orders. Book 1 and GCA iron-on patches are also back in stock. If you have been waiting for an order, thanks for your patience and please know we are now sending them out as promptly as possible. Order the complete [...]
GCA Membership Meeting Update All events take place at CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park. Schedule Saturday - September 24th 8am check-in 9am JCG Matches 2pm 100 yard match Followed by GCA Membership Meeting Sunday - September 25th 9am Vintage Sniper Match 12 EIC Rifle The GCA will hold its first member's meeting on 9/24 - 9/25/16 [...]
If you would like to shoot at Camp Perry and need more information, here are some helpful tips. John Joyce Firing Line
Registration is open for the National Matches at Camp Perry. You must enter to shoot matches with the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) www.thecmp.org. To participate as a Team GCA member, or to sign up for a support role to the teams, you must also register with GCA . The Spring issue of the GCA Journal [...]
The CMP is hosting a John C. Garand Match on June 4th, 2016 at their fantastic Talladega Marksmanship Park in Talladega County, Alabama. This match is part of an entire weekend of events. Of special interest to the GCA is the Garand Match, which is commemorating the 72nd anniversary of the Allied Forces D-Day landing at Normandy Beach. [...]
Excerpts from this once-secret government report were used in the article ‘Combat With The M1 – Korea 1950-1951’ by Bob Seijas in the Fall 2015 issue of the GCA Journal. The full document has been posted here for the benefit of anyone with an interest in further review.
Around 80 GCA members were participants in the National Matches at Camp Perry this year. Read the full story and see many more photos in the Fall issue of the GCA Journal.