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Lewis Gun Care and Cleaning: Part A, Laying out Kit

Drills for Lewis Gun operators, the laying out and inspection of components for a Lewis Gun.

1918 4 mins Silent


An instructional film showing the various cleaning products available for the Lewis Gun, lined up for the viewer in one continuous shot.

For another example of this series, see ‘Lewis Gun Drill’ (1918), which is also free to view on the BFI Player.