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Jake Holman Jr.'s Article – April 2010 Archive (1)

Bite of the Belgian Rattlesnake

The Lewis Gun, dubbed the ‘Belgian Rattlesnake’ by the Kaiser’s forces, was a revolutionary gas-operated light machine gun fielded during the Great War. Notably, the Lewis was credited with being the first weapon to shoot down a Zeppelin during the War to End All Wars.





Oh and if you’ve ever seen Star Wars, then you’ve seen the Lewis Gun. Totted around Mos Eisley by…

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Added by Jake Holman Jr. on April 28, 2010 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

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