Owen Gun.

Oral Answers to Questions — British Army. – in the House of Commons on 11th November 1941.

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Photo of Captain Leonard Plugge Captain Leonard Plugge , Rochester Chatham

asked the Secretary of State for War whether he can make any statement on the use, value and country of construction of Owen guns?

Photo of Mr David Margesson Mr David Margesson , Rugby

The Owen 9 millimetre sub-machine gun is an Australian invention. Tests have been carried out in Australia and a model is being sent to the United Kingdom for examination.