RETRO BLACK RIFLE - "IN THE FIELD" - 1990's
|Below are "Retro Black Rifles"
Used In Conflicts During The
|1990-1991 - Operation Desert Shield / Storm,
Personal Security Detail for General
"Stormin" Norman Schwarzkopf - This
security member is carrying a Colt
Model 653 Carbine with an Aimpoint
Red Dot Sight.
Personal Security Detail for General "Stormin"
Norman Schwarzkopf - Unlike the previous
personnel, this security member appears to be
carrying a Colt Model 629 / US Army XM177E2
(with Forward Assist) or Colt Model 649 / USAF
GAU-5A/A (without Forward Assist), as indicated
by the 4.5" Moderator on the 11.5" barrel.
Personal Security Detail for General "Stormin" Norman Schwarzkopf - These security members are
carrying a Colt Model 653 Carbine. This carbine was carried by a number of Security and Special
Operations Personnel prior to the introduction of the M4 Carbine.