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Forgotten Weapons Shows Us All About the Johnson M1944E1/M1945 Light Machine Gun

Johnson Light Machine Gun

The Johnson M1944E1/M1945 Light Machine Gun is quite a remarkable weapon.

Emma the Johnson Light Machine Gun is quite a looker.

Forgotten Weapons check out the incredible Johnson M1944E1/M1945 Light Machine Gun.

With the ability to change barrels and with a monopod that doubles as a handgrip the Johnson M1944E1/M1945 Light Machine Gun is quite interesting.

This recoiling barrel operated weapon also has a partial gas operation for better reliability in rough conditions. The Marine Corp. almost replaced the BAR Machine Gun with the Johnson Light Machine Gun. This weapon had problems though with enduring heavy firing trials needed by the military for service.

To this day this Johnson M1944E1/M1945 Light Machine Gun is quite a “tacticool” weapon. Just think how groundbreaking it was back in the 1940s.

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Forgotten Weapons Shows Us All About the Johnson M1944E1/M1945 Light Machine Gun