In Honor of Veteran’s Day

By Suzanne Wiley published on in Gear

In honor of Veteran’s Day, I decided to feature items that commemorate those that have served and those that still serve our great country.

Patriotic Ammo

Federal Top Gun Ammo

Federal Top Gun Ammo

Federal has released a special box of their Top Gun shotgun shells that benefits our injured troops. A portion of sales from each box goes to the Wounded Warrior Project, which helps service members who have service-related wounds, injuries, and illnesses since the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.

Not only has Federal made a commemorative box, but also each shotgun shell is red, white, or blue. A random mix of our flag’s colors is in each box.

Federal specifically designed the Top Gun ammunition series for high-volume clay shooting. The 12 gauge, 2-3/4-inch shells are filled with #8 lead, 1-1/8 ounce shot. Each box has 25 rounds.

Like it? Want it? Buy it! Item: 77768

 

 

 

 

 

Puma M-92 Wounded Warrior Commemorative Lever-Action Rifle

Puma M-92 Wounded Warrior Commemorative Lever-Action Rifle

Puma M-92 Wounded Warrior Commemorative Lever-Action Rifle

In 2009, Legacy Sports International, with the sale of their commemorative Puma M-92 lever action rifle, was able to donate $20,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project. In 2010, Legacy International sponsored a wounded warrior shooting team at the 29th Annual HOAG Charity Shoot. They continue to support our troops and those wounded in service by offering a commemorative Puma M-92 lever-action rifle.

This commemorative rifle features Wounded Warrior and United States flag etchings on the receiver and a laser-engraved eagle on the stock.

Chiappa builds the Puma M-92 to Browning specifications in Italy. John Moses Browning designed the original Model 1892. The Puma M-92 chambered for the .44 Remington Magnum caliber, features a 20-inch barrel, 10-round capacity, a walnut stock, and stainless steel barrel.

Like it? Want it? Buy it! Item: 56034

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enduring Freedom

KA-BAR Commemorative Knife

KA-BAR Commemorative Knife

If you would like to buy your hero a gift, KA-BAR released a whole series of commemorative knives; OEF Afghanistan, 9/11, Purple Heart, Desert Storm, POW/MIA, Vietnam War, Iwo Jima, Iraqi Freedom, Pearl Harbor, and the Korean War. Each knife features a gold-colored stamped-image on the blade honoring those who have served.

All of the commemorative knives are KA-BAR’s original fighting/utility knife design with a 7-inch fixed plain blade and leather handle. KA-BAR has been providing our armed forces with these knives for 70 years.

They each come with a leather sheath and proudly made in the United States.

Item number 13913 is the Operation Iraqi Freedom model.

Like it? Want it? Buy it! Item: 76280

 

 

 

 

These Boots are Made for Fightin’

Military-Style Boot

Military-Style Boot

One of the top needs of our troops overseas are new boots. Our military-style boots are made of 1200 denier nylon, Thinsulate lining, and have YKK zippers. They are lightweight and good for hikers, range officers, and any other tactical or outdoor application.

If you are throwing a care package together, add some hand wipes and some AA batteries.

Like it? Want it? Buy it! Item: BOOT-613

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