Erfurt P08 Luger Pistol

Flag_of_the_German_EmpireThis is a matching Imperial stamped Erfurt Luger. Manufactured in 1916 it has the Wilhelm crown as well as 1861, the serial number. Note the wooden buttons on the magazine, a characteristic of WW1 Lugers.

 

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2 Responses to “Erfurt P08 Luger Pistol”

  1. Those are fun to shoot. Much more of a collector’s piece than anythiing else now.

    • Geof Birchall Says:

      Yeah you are right, they are a little over engineered compared to modern automatics. Plus I’d hate to be responsible for blowing this up because of an unseen fault and modern loads.

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