My buddy's dad carried a BAR in Aachen, the first German city entered by US troops in 1944. (I recall Stephen Ambrose saying in a lecture series, that's where American commanders learned the most important lesson about urban warfare: Don't do it.)The BAR my father was issued
Coincidentally, a WTS Valmet M-76 wood .223 thread is running at the same time as the last post on this one. It reminded me of that class of preban rifles for which places are waiting on my grail-gun high-altar, which is the one for .308 battle rifles. Including a Valmet M-78.Beat me to it. Without question, a milled receiver AK. Nice one, by the way.