|Date made||c 1912|
First World War, 1914-1918
Clement Model 1908 Pistol and Holster
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.
This pistol was captured from a German officer in France by Sergeant A.J. Duncan, D.C.M., M.M., 10 Battalion AIF.