Object Title

Centrefire automatic submachine gun - Bergmann Modell 1918 (MP18,1)

Centrefire automatic submachine gun - Bergmann Modell 1918 (MP18,1)

Date

about 1918

Object Number

PR.7355

Provenance

Gifted with the Pattern Room by the Ministry of Defence, August 2005

Physical Description

Stocked with wood up to the barrel. Finger grooves cut in stock. Steel butt plate. Notch and blade type sights. Side loading original angled magazine well to accept Luger LP08 snail drum magazine. Cocking handle on right side of receiver, with safety latch. 2 sling loops. Hinge underneath breech area.

Dimensions

Barrellength19.2 in.
Barrellength488 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 2107

Calibre

9 mm

Inscriptions and Marks

Lettering
S
right side of receiver
stamped
Manufacturer's markleft side of receiver
stamped
top of chamber/bridge
stamped
Serial numbertop of receiver
stamped
Serial numbertrigger guard
stamped

Associations

Places Germany