Jonathan Ferguson, a weapons expert and Keeper of Firearms & Artillery at the Royal Armouries, breaks down the weaponry of Battlefield 5, including the Welgun submachine gun prototype, the Krag-Jørgensen bolt-action rifle, and the Vickers G.O. machine gun.
00:50 – BSA Welgun
03:10 – Vickers G.O. Machine Gun
05:10 – Turner SMLE
07:18 – M1917 Trench Carbine
09:45 – Krag–Jørgensen Repeating Bolt-Action Rifle
12:06 – Volkssturmgewehr (People’s Assault Rifle)
In the latest video in the Firearm Expert Reacts series, Jonathan Ferguson–a weapons expert and Keeper of Firearms & Artillery at the Royal Armouries–breaks down more of the guns from Battlefield 5 and compares them to their real-life counterparts.
Previous episode on Battlefield 5 – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Pz7l-_AxKg
Firearms Expert Reacts playlist – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y4T78VQoWUs&list=PLpg6WLs8kxGMgYb13XjPgOKbm5O-CDq7R
If you’re interested in seeing more of Jonathan’s work, you can check out more from the Royal Armouries right here. – https://www.youtube.com/user/RoyalArmouries
If you would like to support the Royal Armouries, you can make a charitable donation to the museum here. – https://royalarmouries.org/support-us/donations/
And if you would like to become a member of the Royal Armouries, you can get a membership here. – https://royalarmouries.org/support-us/membership/
You can either purchase Jonathan’s book here. – https://www.headstamppublishing.com/bullpup-rifle-book
Or at the Royal Armouries shop here. – https://shop.royalarmouries.org/collections/thorneycroft-to-sa80-british-bullpup-firearms-1901-2020
You can subscribe to the Armax Journal that Jonathan Associate Edited here: https://www.armaxjournal.org/