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Camera, Gun, Motion Picture, Kodak Mark 1, USN,

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.

Summary

This spring-motor, trigger-activated gun camera, used by the U.S. Navy, recorded "target hits," made photographically on sensitized paper. The camera was mounted on a Lewis machine gun in place of the ammunition drum for gun practice, or on the top wing to simulate a wing gun and to record training activity. A Veeder exposure counter and lens hood were standard.

Transferred from United States Department of the Navy

Manufacturer: Eastman Kodak Company

Country of Origin: United States of America

Dimensions: 9-1/2in. barrel

Physical Description:9-1/2in. barrel with film magazine attached. Has case w/spare magazine & barrel extension.

Inventory number: A19711017000

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