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Catalog Number 10710-13-(1)
Title Pistol, Semi-Automatic, Mauser-Werke, Walther Model P38
Object Name Pistol
Description Eight shot, 9 mm Cal., center-fire cartridge semi-automatic pistol. Single round rifled bore barrel. Plastic grips. Iron alloy frame. Military issue. "357y" on various surfaces.
Image: german eagle stamped above trigger guard
Date 1940, ca.
Culture German
Material iron alloy, plastic
Made Mauser; Walther, Carl
Place of Origin Germany, Oberndorf-am-Neckar
Makers mark "357y" on various surfaces
"P.38 byf44" on slide
"135" and Nazi eagle German acceptance marks on various parts
Used Germany
Height (in) 5.5
Length (in) 8.5
People Rasmussen, Ross H.
Mauser; Walther, Carl
Event WWII
History DONOR PICKED UP OBJECT IN EUROPE IN WWII FROM CAPTURED MATERIAL DEPOT AT FULDA. INCLUDES HOLSTER AND 2 CLIPS
Credit line Ross H. Rasmussen, Hooper, Nebraska
Collection Rasmussen, Ross H.
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