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How many gun owners are there in the US?

Answer . According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, there were about 215 million privately owned guns in 1999. The NRA estimates that half of all American households (total US population is 294 million) have at least one gun owner. Numbers vary, but estimates are 70-8 ( Full Answer )

What guns did they use in world war 1?

Many different kinds of guns were used during World War I.Specifically, machine guns, submachine guns, Mauser rifles, andLee-Enfield rifles were used.

What guns were used in World War 2?

Albania. Handguns § Glisenti Model 1910 Rifles § Carcano § Mannlicher-Schönauer § Mosin-Nagant Submachineguns § Beretta Model 1918 Machineguns § Schwarzlose MG M.07/12 § Vickers machine gun Austria . Handguns § Steyr M1912 Rifles § Steyr-Mannlicher M1895 Submachine ( Full Answer )

What gun did they use in the civil war?

.58 caliber Springfield musket .69 caliber Harpers Ferry Rifle Spencer carbine Henry repeating rifle Colt revolver Remington English Enfield rifle '''''

What guns were used in the Vietnam war?

Artillerymen fired: 105mm and 155mm field guns; 155mm and 175mm SPGs (Self Propelled Guns). US Tankers fired: 90mm cannons (M48 Patton tank main gun) and 152mm cannons (M551 Sheridan tank main gun). Australian tankers used Centurian tanks which fired 84mm main guns (20 pounders). South Vietnamese ( Full Answer )

What kind of guns did they use in the Civil War?

Model 1795 U.S. Flintlock Musket\nMade by Harpers Ferry Armory and Springfield Armory. Circa 1800-1815 Harpers Ferry Armory made approximately 70,000. Circa 1795-1814, Springfield Armory made approximately 85,000. 44½" round .69 caliber smoothbore barrel. Bayonet lug underneath barrel at muzzle. ( Full Answer )

What was the first war machine guns were used?

Technically, the first machine gun, the Gatling crank automatic weapon, was introduced during the American Civil War. The Spanish American War saw the first use an fully automatic machine gun, the Browning M1895, which was used by American ships to lay suppressive fire on the Spanish vessels. ( Full Answer )

What guns were used in the Revolutionary War?

some of the guns that were used during the revolutionary war are muskets like the brown bess and the charleyville. Also cannons, rifles, and flintlock pistols. The British had the Brown Bess musket as a standard-issue weapon to them. They often used bayonet charges to scatter the colonists early in ( Full Answer )

What types guns were used in the civil war?

Several different types of guns were used in the Civil War. Thesoldiers used pistols, rifles, knives, gatling guns, and cannon tofight the opposition.

How many murders in US by guns?

hundreds every day!!!. Sigh. More BS hype. According to the FBI, in 2005, there were about 16,700 murders in the U.S. This includes murders by all types of weapons. 16,692 divided by 365 days is only a little over 45 each day, and that includes all types of weapons. In 2006, the number of murders i ( Full Answer )

What were the guns used in Korean War?

The Korean War occurred within 5 years of the end of WW2. The same airplanes (Mustangs, Hellcats, Bearcats, B-29 Superfortress's, etc), the same tanks M-4 Shermans and M-26 Pershings (modified into M-46 Patton tanks), M-24 Chaffee light tanks, and WW2 Half-Tracks, along with the deuce and halfs (2 1 ( Full Answer )

How many guns are regestered in the US?

This question continues to come up, with great regularity. In most U.S. states, there is no registration, regardless of what anybody tells you. "Register you gun" is something people say because they have heard it on TV. There are 3 or 4 states that require registration, but the other 46 or 47 state ( Full Answer )

How many people use guns?

Between half and three fourths of people in the US. It is different in other countries.

What type of gun did they use in the Vietnam war?

Communist troops were initially armed with the SKS, then later the AK-47. US troops were inially armed with the M14 rifle and the ARVN (South Viet Army) was armed with the WW2 M1 Carbine. By the late 60's, both ARVN & US infantrymen were equipped with M-16 Assault Rifles.. Note-in the US military; ( Full Answer )

What kind of guns do they use in the war?

The primary individual weapons of the Army are the M16 series assault rifle and its compact variant, the M4 carbine, which is slowly replacing selected M16 series rifles in some units and is primarily used by infantry, Ranger, and Special Operations forces. Optionally the M9 bayonet can be attached ( Full Answer )

What kind of guns did they use in Vietnam war?

1. US Army/USMC used the M48A3 Patton medium gunned tank (90mm cannon). 2. US Army used the M551 Sheridan tank (the aluminum tank) 152mm main gun. 3. Australia used their Centurion 84mm medium gun tank. 4. NVA used their Soviet/Chicom supplied PT76 76mm amphibious light tank and T54/55 100mm gun tan ( Full Answer )

What guns were used in the cold war?

Mostly WWII guns, like Girands, Brownings, etc.. Also, new innovations, like howitzers, were also springing up.. The AK-47 was invented in the 1950s, too.

What gun was used as han solo's gun in Star Wars?

Han was famous for using a custom DL-44 heavy baster pistol.The prop used while filming the movie was a German broomhandle mauser,with various sci-fi looking thing atached to it.

Why did they use the matchlock gun in the civil war?

If you mean the US Civil war, matchlock guns were NOT used. They had long been replaced by newer designs. The standard rifle at the start of the war was a caplock. By the end of the war, breech loading firearms using metallic cartridges were in use.

How many gun stores are in the US?

1n 1994 @ 246K people had FFL's. Thanks to former President, Bill Clinton and the Congress of that era there are now less than 50k people with FFL's. Not all of those ran a "store".

How many artillery rounds does a train gun man us in the civil war?

Federal artillery outnumbered Confederate artillery since the South only had one foundry capable of producing cannon at the start of the war. Even their battery sizes were influenced by this factor; 6 guns to 4 guns per battery for the Union and Confederacy respectively. Train guns or rail artille ( Full Answer )

What wars were the gatlin gun used in?

The original Gatling gun was used in the American Civil War, a couple examples were used in Canada during the North-West Rebellion, the Indian Wars, the Spanish-American war, the wars which came with the expansion of the British Empire into Africa and the Middle East, and the Russians used them agai ( Full Answer )

How many ulicensed gun in us?

In MOST of the US, there is no requirement to license or register guns. If they are not registered, there is no way to know how many there are. in 2004, it was estimated that private citizens in the US owned 192 million firearms- the number is higher now.

In which war was machine guns first used?

Machine guns (tri-pod mounted water cooled models) were first used extensively in combat by the Russians in 1904-1905 during the Russo-Japanese War. The Russians may have not done too well fighting the Japanese Navy at sea but their machine gun equipped armies on land nearly bled the Japanesse Army ( Full Answer )

What was a machine gun used in the war?

Vietnam war: Medium MGs- 1. USA/USMC used the M60 belt fed machine gun, equipped w/bi-pod. 2. NVA used the drum fed RPD. Vietnam war: Heavy MGs- 1. USA/USMC used the M2 Browning .50 caliber mgs. 2. NVA used the .51 caliber often tri-pod mounted.

What guns did Winston Churchill use in the war?

Churchill did not appear to carry a gun during the war. Many wartime photos exist and do not appear to show him carrying a gun. His personal bodyguard, Walter Thompson, certainly carried a gun. One photo shows the Prime Minister trying out a new Sten submachine gun. See related links.

What guns did the soldiers use in the ANZAC war?

Although Army units designated ANZAC exist today, I think you mean when they were first formed- about 1915. The basic rifle used by the soldiers from the Australian and New Zealand Army corps was the .303 caliber SMLE- Short Magazine Lee Enfield. See link below:

How many US homes have guns?

Many homes have guns, though mostly in rural areas. There are also a number of people who posess guns illegaly as well as those who have a legal contract to own one. Added: (in the US) Gun ownership is a Constitutionally protected right, and since no law requires gun owners to register their fir ( Full Answer )

How many guns were there in world war 2?

No way of knowing, since the records of many countries were lost during the war. The US alone produced MILLIONS of rifles, shotguns, pistols and machineguns.

What happend to the guns used in the civil war?

Many of the rifles were taken home by the soldiers. Some of the weapons stayed in government warehouses and others were given to states for their national guard armories. Nearly all of the Civil War weapons were obsolete within a few years with the advent of repeating rifles using brass cartri ( Full Answer )

What guns did England use in the war 1?

The standard issue weapons were... Webley revolver in .455 Webley Short Magazine Lee Enfield No. 1 Mk III in 7.7x56R (.303 British) Enfield P'14 in 7.7x56R (.303 British) Vickers machine gun in 7.7x56R (.303 British)

What kind of guns did they use in the war?

pistols/ six shot repeaters up to forty four caliber .favored by calavry. long guns/smooth and rifled barrels.the north sometimes had repeating rifles/ spencers eight shot and henrys sixteen shot forty four caliber.i believe if you wanted a repeating rifle ,money was taken out of your check to pay f ( Full Answer )

How many guns broke in the civil war?

It's impossible to give that question a "number" answer. Two things should be considered, though - the reliabilty of firerarms in general - whle imporving - still was not on the level that it is today. And especially this: By and large, the weapons issued to the Union soldiers were of higher quality ( Full Answer )

How many types of guns where in the civil war?

There were approximatley 120 different types of guns in the civil war. There were many varieties of muskets, repeaters, pistols, ect. Many of these weapons were similar varieties of the same model of weapons. For example the union had muskets as well as the confederacy but they were different variet ( Full Answer )

What was the gun used by soldiers in the civil war?

Most Union soldiers carried the muzzle loading, percussion cap, Springfield rifle. The Confederates used the Enfield, which was very similar. Later in the war, other rifles were employed, the breach loading Sharps, the seven-shot Spencer, and the Henry lever-action cartridge firing repeater.

What were guns used for in world war 2?

Killing enemies and, to the Nazis, our men. Guns launch a pointed projectile known as a bullet at very high speed into somebody else, effectively killing them.

How many gun owners are there in us?

We do not know an exact number, since there is no licensing of gun owners on a national basis. It is estimated that roughly 1/3rd of all households in the US own at least 1 firearm. The percentage will very sharply by location. New York City- very rare. Rural Tennessee, very common.

How many guns got shoot in war?

We do not have any exact number. Considering that guns have been used in wars for nearly 1000 years now, the number of guns used in war is well up in the millions- but we could only guess.