Is the Bren gun a forgotten weapon? Well, maybe not. But it is an important piece of firearms development history, and probably an under-appreciated weapon. It is also important to be familiar with the Bren in order to understand the other guns of the era, as well as the interesting variants of the Bren.
So, we took one out to the range to take a look at how it works, how to take it apart, and to see how it shoots!