during revolutionary war time in America.
no it wasn't.
You could purchase and own anything you wanted back then under both British and then American LAW.
If was YOUR money and if you wanted a cannon , you could buy one from ANYONE you want. You could shoot it off whenever you felt like it.
The only reason more people didn't have them , was because they were expensive to own and operate , that's it.
He just pulled this LIE out if his bony libtard lily white ass.
And of course the media doesn't even bother to check. why would they? sc