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  • Short Summary

    US Army test Lewis machine guns in 1916 before entry into First World War.

  • Description

    Lewis Guns Tested in United States of America - 1916 (before US entry into First World War).

    CU man's hands loading bullets into the round magazine. Man's hands attaching the magazine on top of the gun held by another man lying down. Shot from behind a man lying on his stomach at a Lewis gun. Pan on group of men in a line at firing range; all lying on ground firing the guns.

    Military. weapons; technology.

    G 396 B.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1868.21
    Media URN:
    71863
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:20:00 / 01:23:00:00
    Canister:
    ON 026 G

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