Object Title

Centrefire automatic deactivated submachine gun - Sten Mk.II

Centrefire automatic deactivated submachine gun - Sten Mk.II

Date

1943

Object Number

XII.11808

Provenance

Purchased from Battle Orders of East Sussex in December 1994 for use in the Education/Interpretation collection (M.135). Transferred from the M-class collection on 5th October 2011 Deactivated at Birmingham Proof House in 1990. Likely to have been obtained from Greek government as surplus during a sale of obsolete arms.

Physical Description

Manufactured at Fazakerly, Liverpool

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number FA94924

Calibre

9 x 19 mm

Associations

Places Britain