A Man and His Rifle

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These pictures of Portuguese G3’s and AR10’s are from their colonial wars in Africa during the 1960’s and 1970’s. The message in all of these is that the soldiers owe their life to the gun. For the soldier on patrol in the bush, their life depending on their gun to work, as it would mean life or death in the event of an ambush.tumblr_noxst6x8ph1r94kvzo2_500

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