Clement Model 1908 Pistol and Holster

Place Europe: France
Accession Number RELAWM16962
Collection type Technology
Object type Firearm
Place made Belgium
Date made c 1912
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Clement Model 1908 semi-automatic pistol and holster. The top of the solid frame barrel is marked AUTOMATIC PISTOL CLEMENT'S PATENT. The right side has Belgian proof stamps and MADE IN BELGIUM. The rear centre slide of the action cocks the weapon. Plain wood grips. Contained in a black leather holster with a press stud flap and a single belt loop at the rear.

History / Summary

This pistol was captured from a German officer in France by Sergeant A.J. Duncan, D.C.M., M.M., 10 Battalion AIF.

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