Privacy Policy & Terms of Use


  • This site is intended to support the safe operation and maintenance of the M1 Garand Service Rifle and .30 Caliber M1909 Blank Ammunition being used by Veteran and Civilian Service Organizations, Law Enforcement, and National Cemetery Personnel approved to receive both M1 Garand Rifles and .30 Caliber Blank Ammunition from the U.S. Government. It is not intended as a site for the general public. While the Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center strives to make the information contained in this site as accurate as possible, the Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center makes no claims, promises, or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this site, and expressly disclaims any liability for errors and omissions pertaining to its contents. No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed, or statutory is given with respect to the contents of this site or any links to internet resources contained herein. References on this site to any specific commercial product, process, or service, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name is for information purposes only and does not constitute endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center or the United States Government.
  • For site management, information is collected for statistical purposes. This government computer system uses software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
  • For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
  • Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used for no other purposes and are scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration General Schedule 20.
  • Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.
  • The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the United States Department of Defense of the linked web sites, or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) sites, the United States Department of Defense does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations.