c. 1914-1918: Elephant-mounted machine-gun Chris February 13, 2013 1910-1919, Animals, War 3 CommentsFavourited 688 times Add to favourites 3 Responses Frank February 14, 2013 I have hunch that this wasn’t the best idea devised in warfare. Shooting whilst controlling the elephant whilst not letting it get shot seems to be the problem… Reply Scrivener666 February 15, 2013 It would be interesting to know what the elephant did when the machine gun was fired, if it ever was. Reply Matt February 17, 2013 Brings a whole new meaning to Elephant Gun. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.