left side marked steyer 1916 aboove right side trigger Wn eagle 17 serial number 3702W austrian unit marked for 94th regimant number 213 on lanyard ring. front of grip marked Z.W.195-artillerie zeugsdepot cal 9X23mm
Please add pistol #1398 Wn 16 to your records. I would not have realized what I have had for a decade without looking over a friend's copy of your book on the Central Powers.
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Bumping this, as I own a 1916 dated Bavarian Steyr Hahn. This is a great thread, and I'm wondering if anyone has general info regarding how the Bavarians typically issued the Steyrs (artillery, officers, etc.)?
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