GFA ArmsTec is dedicated to the service and memory of Lt. Richard "Dick" Malany, who served the United States in World War II.

Campaigns in which Lt. Malany served with the distinguished 135th Infantry Regiment as Infantry Unit Commander:
  • Battle of Kasserine Pass
  • Battle of Fondouk Gap
  • Captured Hill 409
  • Captured Hill 609
  • Battle of the Winter Line
  • Attacked the Gustav Line
  • Attacked San Vittore
  • Captured Mount Trocchio
  • Attacked Monte Cassino
  • Attacked towards Rome, May 1944
  • Entered Rome, June 1944
  • Battle of Rosignano
  • Attacked the Gothic Line
  • Captured Mount Bastione
  • Attacked to Liberate Bologna, April 1945
  • Battle of Mount Belmonte
  • Liberated Bologna, April 1945
  • Liberated Brescia, April 1945
Lt. Malany was awarded the following Decorations and Citations:
  • Silver Star Medal
  • Bronze Star Medal
  • Purple Heart with Oak Leaf Cluster
  • European, African, Middle Eastern Campaign Ribbon
The staff at GFA ArmsTec honors the sacrifices of our veterans who serve to Protect and Defend the Constitution of the United States.

"Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty teeth."
- George Washington

Greg Malany
Owner, Class III Gunsmith

Greg lives in Wayland, Mass with his wife and has two children. Greg's father was a highly decorated WWII combat veteran. Greg has an extensive knowledge of and passion for machine guns, and is versed in the history, operation and repair of belt fed and box fed machine guns and submachine guns. Greg owns and operates some of the most sought after full-auto 'toys" in the world. If you seek answers to your NFA weapons questions, Greg is the man to talk to.

GFA ArmsTec is a product of Greg's interest in all manner of small arms and his desire for Americans to continue to enjoy our rich heritage of gun ownership.
Kahr CW9 Colt M4 Carbine LE6920
Smith & Wesson M&P10 UTAS UTS-15