America’s Last Revolver in Military Service, the S&W Model 15, Is Finally Retiring
The National Interest -

Travis Pike

Firearms, United States

The SIG M17 and M18 series will replace or are in the process of replacing the M15 revolvers.

The S&W Model 15 revolver that remains in service, largely as a K9 training tool, can trace its lineage all the way back to the S&W .38 Military and Police Model first issued to service members back in 1899. Now, some 122 years later, this tried and true revolver is finally headed out to pasture in favor of the Defense Department’s new pistol du jour, the...

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