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||L. Travis Clark |
The following weapons were used in Season 2 of the television series Tour of Duty:
The M1911A1 is seen used by several members of Bravo Company, including SFC Clayton "Zeke" Anderson (Terence Knox) and Lt. Myron Goldman (Stephen Caffrey).
World War II Colt M1911A1 - .45 ACP
SFC Clayton "Zeke" Anderson (Terence Knox
) holds the M1911A1 in "Saigon, Pt. I" (S2E01).
Cpl. Marvin Johnson (Stan Foster
) holds the M1911A1 in "Saigon, Pt. II" (S2E02).
Lt. Myron Goldman (Stephen Caffrey
) pulls his M1911A1 in "Sealed with a Kiss" (S2E14).
Colt MK IV Series 80
Unlike other officer and soldiers, 1st Lieutenant John McKay (Dan Gauthier) carries a blued Colt MK IV Series 80 with pearl grips that he keeps in a shoulder holster. This is anachronistic for the time period of the series, as the MK IV Series 80 was first produced in 1983.
Colt Mk IV Series 80 Blued with Pearl Grips - .45 ACP
In the background, 1st Lt. John McKay (Dan Gauthier
) holds his MK IV Series 80, in "I Wish It Would Rain" (S2E07).
NVA officers and some other characters can be seen armed with the Tokarev TT-33 pistols.
Tokarev TT-33 - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
In "I Wish It Could Rain" (S2E07), Victor Charles (Michael Paul Chan
) is seen pulling the Tokarev.
In "I Wish It Could Rain" (S2E07), Pvt. Taylor (Miguel A. Núñez Jr.) is seen pulling out a Walther PPK during a confrontation with gangsters.
The M16 rifle was the main rifle of the U.S. Army soldiers in Vietnam and is seen carried by most of the platoon. In the series, various models of the M16 are seen.
On the left, Lt. Goldman holds the M16 SP1 in "Saigon, Part II" (S2E02).
Colt XM177 (Colt Sporter Carbine)
A Colt Sporter Carbine modified to resemble the XM177 rifle is mainly seen being used by SFC Clayton "Zeke" Anderson (Terence Knox). In Season 1, Anderson's Colt Carbine is seen loaded with a 30-round magazine (unusual for the time period of the series). For the remainder of the series, the Colt is loaded with the more accurate 20 round magazine.
The original XM177E1 - 5.56x45mm. The variant used in the show was a mockup made from a Colt Sporter Carbine with the barrel cut down to 10.25" and an aftermarket "CAR-15 style" flash hider installed.
Commercial CAR-15 semiautomatic Rifle modified to resemble an XM177 - 5.56x45mm.
In "Popular Forces" (S2E08), Zeke fires his Colt rifle.
The M14 Rifle is seen used by Sgt. Block (Michael Madsen) in "Sleeping Dogs" (S2E06). The rifle is fitted with a scope and painted in a tiger stripe camo scheme.
Sgt. Block (Michael Madsen
) takes aim with his camo-painted M14 in "Sleeping Dogs" (S2E06).
Sgt. Block (Michael Madsen
) holds the camo-painted M14 in "Sleeping Dogs" (S2E06).
In "Sleeping Dogs" (S2E06), a VC sniper is seen armed with the M1-D, a sniper variant of the M1 Garand.
M1-D Sniper Variant with M84 scope - .30-06
In "Sleeping Dogs" (S2E06), Sgt. Block carries the body of a VC sniper, along with a captured M1-D
Norinco Type 56
The Norinco Type 56 is seen in the hands of the NVA and VC soldiers.
In "Popular Forces" (S2E08), a VC soldier opens fire with the Type 56 rifle.
The AKM is also used by enemy forces.
Closeup of the AKM muzzle in "Popular Forces" (S2E08).
In "Popular Forces" (S2E08), Sgt. Vinh (Robert Ito
) holds the AKM.
Sgt. Anderson (Terence Knox
) opens fire with the AKM in "Sealed with a Kiss" (S2E14). Note the slanted muzzle brake is mounted upside down.
The SKS rifle is seen a couple of times by VC and NVA forces.
In "Popular Forces" (S2E08), an NVA soldier on the left holds the SKS.
The Ithaca 37 shotgun is seen in the hands of SFC Clayton "Zeke" Anderson (Terence Knox). Sgt. Block (Michael Madsen) also is seen with a full size shotgun.
Ithaca Model 37 riot version - 12 gauge
In "Sleeping Dogs" (S2E06), Sgt. Block (Michael Madsen
) unloads on an already dead VC with his Ithaca 37.
The M60, the standard machine gun carried by American forces in Vietnam, is primarily carried by Pvt. Alberto Ruiz (Ramon Franco) in the series.
In "I Wish It Could Rain" (S2E07), the M60
is fired by Pvt. Alberto Ruiz (Ramon Franco
The "D" variant of the M60 is seen mounted on Huey helicopters as well as fired by enemy forces in the series.
In "Saigon, Pt.I" (S2E01), an M60D is seen mounted on a US helicopter.
Soviet SGM Goryunov
The Soviet Goryunov SGM Machine Gun or Chinese Type 57 machine gun is also seen used by NVA forces in the series. In reality, the Goryunov machine gun is a visually modified Browning M1919.
Goryunov SGM Machine Gun on Sokolov mount - 7.62x54mm R.
Browning M1919A4 on an M2 tripod - .30-06 Springfield.
The "SGM" is fired from an NVA bunker. This scene was originally from Season 1's "War Lover", but was reused in several subsequent episodes.
Smith & Wesson M76
The Smith & Wesson M76 is seen used by Jim Doyle in "Sealed with a Kiss" (S2E14) and by SPC Sweet (Malcolm-Jamal Warner) in "Volunteer" (S2E16).
The RGD-5 hand grenade is seen used by enemy forces in the series.
RGD-5 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade
M26 Hand Grenade
The M26 hand grenade is the one of the grenades by US forces in the series.
M26 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade
In "I Wish It Could Rain" (S2E07), a distraught soldier holds the M26.
M67 Hand Grenade
The M67 Hand Grenade is another grenade by US forces in the series.
M67 fragmentation grenade
In Season 2's premiere "Saigon, Pt.1" (S2E01), a crewman tosses out what appears to be M67.
In "For What It's Worth" (S2E03), the M67 hand grenade
is seen on the bunk as Anderson gets into a scuffle.
M79 Grenade Launcher
The M79 grenade launcher is seen used by US forces throughout the series including SFC Anderson and Johnson.
In Season 2's premiere "Saigon (Part 1)" (S2E01), Lt. McKay (Dan Gauthier
) fires the M79 from his pilot seat to provide cover.
The RPG-7 is used throughout the series by VC and NVA forces.
An RPG-7 is carried by an NVA soldier in "Popular Forces" (S2E08).
An M9 Flamethrower fitted with an M2 wand is seen in "Popular Forces" (S2E08).
M9 Flamethrower with M2 wand
The M9 is used in training in "Popular Forces" (S2E08).
M18A1 Claymore Mine
The M18A1 Claymore mine is set up in "Sealed with a Kiss" (S2E14).
M18A1 Claymore anti-personnel mine
The M18A1 Claymore
mine is set up by Jim Doyle in "Sealed with a Kiss" (S2E14).
Bell OH-58 Kiowa
In a continuity error, the helicopter briefly seen launching rockets on an enemy position appears to be a Bell OH-58 Kiowa instead of the Huey flown by Lt. McKay in "Saigon (Part 1)" (S2E01).
In what appears to be stock footage, a Bell OH-58 "Kiowa" can be seen in "Saigon (Part 1)" (S2E01). This is a continuity error because a few moments before, it was a UH-1 "Huey".