Lewis Machine Gun Mk I - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.003 W 075° 43.025
18T E 443894 N 5029494
Quick Description: The Lewis Machine Gun was the Canadian infantry's primary light machine gun and increased the fire power of a platoon. This model is located in Gallery 3 of the Canadian War Museum, in Ottawa, Ontario.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/20/2019 12:34:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM10T8G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
From an information panel on site:

Lewis Machine Gun

The Lewis machine gun was one of the most important weapons of the war. Able to fire hundreds of bullets a minute, the Lewis was the infantry's primary light machine gun and increased the fire power of a platoon.

Lewis Light Machine Gun: (visit link)

Museum Guide: (visit link)
Location restrictions:
Museum Hours and Fees: April 29 to September 2, 2019 Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours subject to change. Statutory holidays falling within this period follow the above hours of operation. September 3, 2019 to March 31, 2020 Monday to Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fees: Adults $17 - Seniors $15 and students $13 Free on Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parking on the street in proximity to the museum as well as on the grounds of the museum is available for a fee. A parking garage is also available on site.


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