RIAC December Premiere Firearms Auction

The 2018 December Premiere Firearms Auction November 30 – December 2 will offer 17 named collections, rare and beautiful arms in every conceivable genre, and endless opportunities for collectors and investors alike. Colt collectors will have opportunities to improve their … More »

Lt. Helen Mangold: U.S. Army Nurse

Truly, was one of the “Greatest Generation” By Chris William Helen Anne Mangold was born on April 28, 1909 in Racine, Wisconsin, to George and Theresa Mangold — the seventh of ten children who filled the modest two-story house located … More »

Original Service

Sgt. Larry Elsasser • 385th MP Bn., 7th Army, 1963-1966 Larry Elsasser, of Russell, Kansas, completed basic training at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., followed by military police training at Fort Gordon, Georgia. In July 1963, he arrived in Europe and was … More »

Our Young Remember

US Entry into Great War commemorated by youngsters In an effort to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of World War One, Military Trader asked kids, ages 4-15, to create a piece of art related to the “War to End All Wars.” … More »