Is that a Parrott or Chambers Gun?

My friend Phil Spaugy passed along an interesting link from the Virginia Military Institute archives.  The article, authored by L. VanLoan Naiswald and titled “Civil War Parrott Gun Met its First Successful Test on the VMI Post,” provides an overview of initial use of the famous Parrott rifle.  It appeared in the Spring 1993 editionContinue reading “Is that a Parrott or Chambers Gun?”