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Winter Issue Update

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 [...]

Winter Issue Update2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

GCA Journal – Fall Issue

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 [...]

GCA Journal – Fall Issue2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

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

GCA Membership Meeting Update2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

Book 6 Now Available !

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 [...]

Book 6 Now Available !2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

GCA Member’s Meeting September 24 – 25, 2016 CMP’s Talladega Marksmanship Park

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 [...]

GCA Member’s Meeting September 24 – 25, 2016 CMP’s Talladega Marksmanship Park2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

Register to shoot at Camp Perry 2016

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 [...]

Register to shoot at Camp Perry 20162017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

CMP is hosting a John C. Garand Match in June

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. [...]

CMP is hosting a John C. Garand Match in June2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00

Use of infantry weapons and equipment in Korea

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.

Use of infantry weapons and equipment in Korea2017-09-05T14:36:00-04:00