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Many cheered the arrival of war in Europe in August of 1914, expecting it to conclude by Christmas - and it did, only in November of 1918 after four years of brutal fighting.

There are a total of [ 116 ] WW1 Infantry Arms entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily primary operator. Arms such as hand grenades and portable artillery systems are also featured in this listing.




1
Picture of the 17cm mittlerer Minenwerfer
National Flag Graphic
1913
17cm mittlerer Minenwerfer
Medium Trench Mortar
2
Picture of the 25cm schwerer Minenwerfer
National Flag Graphic
1910
25cm schwerer Minenwerfer
Heavy Trench Mortar
3
Picture of the 7.58cm Minenwerfer
National Flag Graphic
1914
7.58cm Minenwerfer
Light Rifled Trench Mortar
4
Picture of the Arisaka Type 30
National Flag Graphic
1899
Arisaka Type 30
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Infantry Carbine
5
Picture of the Arisaka Type 38
National Flag Graphic
1905
Arisaka Type 38
Bolt-Action Infantry Service Rifle
6
Picture of the Arisaka Type 44 Cavalry Rifle
National Flag Graphic
1912
Arisaka Type 44 Cavalry Rifle
Carbine Service Weapon
7
Picture of the Bangalore Torpedo
National Flag Graphic
1912
Bangalore Torpedo
Demolition Charge
8
Picture of the Beretta Model 1915
National Flag Graphic
1915
Beretta Model 1915
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
9
Picture of the Beretta Model 1918
National Flag Graphic
1918
Beretta Model 1918
Submachine Gun (SMG)
10
Picture of the Bergmann MP18/I (Maschinenpistole 18/I)
National Flag Graphic
1918
Bergmann MP18/I (Maschinenpistole 18/I)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
11
Picture of the Berthier Rifle (Series)
National Flag Graphic
1890
Berthier Rifle (Series)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Carbine
12
Picture of the Browning Auto-5
National Flag Graphic
1902
Browning Auto-5
Self-Loading, Semi-Automatic Shotgun
13
Picture of the Browning M1917 (Model 1917)
National Flag Graphic
1917
Browning M1917 (Model 1917)
Belt-Fed, Water-Cooled Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
14
Picture of the Browning M1918 BAR (Browning Automatic Rifle)
National Flag Graphic
1918
Browning M1918 BAR (Browning Automatic Rifle)
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
15
Picture of the Browning Model 1900 / FN M1900 / Browning No. 1
National Flag Graphic
1900
Browning Model 1900 / FN M1900 / Browning No. 1
Semi-Automatic Pistol
16
Picture of the Browning Model 1903 / FN M1903
National Flag Graphic
1903
Browning Model 1903 / FN M1903
Semi-Automatic Pistol
17
Picture of the Browning Model 1910 / FN M1910
National Flag Graphic
1910
Browning Model 1910 / FN M1910
Semi-Automatic Pistol
18
Picture of the Carcano Modello 1891 (M91)
National Flag Graphic
1892
Carcano Modello 1891 (M91)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Carbine
19
Picture of the Colt Browning M1895 (Potato Digger)
National Flag Graphic
1895
Colt Browning M1895 (Potato Digger)
Air-Cooled, Belt-Fed Machine Gun
20
Picture of the Colt M1911
National Flag Graphic
1911
Colt M1911
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
21
Picture of the Colt Model 1898 (New Service)
National Flag Graphic
1898
Colt Model 1898 (New Service)
Six-Shot Revolver
22
Picture of the Colt Model 1903 (Pocket Hammerless)
National Flag Graphic
1903
Colt Model 1903 (Pocket Hammerless)
Semi-Automatic Pistol
23
Picture of the Colt Model 1917
National Flag Graphic
1917
Colt Model 1917
Service Revolver
24
Picture of the Darne Modele 1918
National Flag Graphic
1919
Darne Modele 1918
Aircraft Machine Gun / General Purpose Machine Gun
25
Picture of the Davis Gun
National Flag Graphic
1911
Davis Gun
Recoilless Aircraft Rifle
26
Picture of the Diskushandgranate Model 1915
National Flag Graphic
1915
Diskushandgranate Model 1915
Impact Fragmentation Grenade
27
Picture of the Enfield Pattern 1914 (Rifle, .303 Pattern 1914)
National Flag Graphic
1914
Enfield Pattern 1914 (Rifle, .303 Pattern 1914)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Sniper Rifle
28
Picture of the Fedorov Avtomat M1916
National Flag Graphic
1915
Fedorov Avtomat M1916
Automatic Rifle
29
Picture of the FIAT-Revelli Modello 1914
National Flag Graphic
1914
FIAT-Revelli Modello 1914
Medium Machine Gun (MMG)
30
Picture of the FIAT-Revelli Modello 1915 (Villar Perosa)
National Flag Graphic
1915
FIAT-Revelli Modello 1915 (Villar Perosa)
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
31
Picture of the Fusante No.1 (F-1)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Fusante No.1 (F-1)
Infantry Fragmentation Hand Grenade
32
Picture of the Fusil Automatique Modele 1917 (Model 1917 RSC)
National Flag Graphic
1917
Fusil Automatique Modele 1917 (Model 1917 RSC)
Semi-Automatic / Bolt-Action Service Rifle
33
Picture of the Fusil-Mitrailleur Modele 1915 CSRG (Chauchat)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Fusil-Mitrailleur Modele 1915 CSRG (Chauchat)
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
34
Picture of the Gast-Maschinengewehr Modell 1917 (Gast Gun)
National Flag Graphic
1918
Gast-Maschinengewehr Modell 1917 (Gast Gun)
Aircraft Machine Gun Prototype
35
Picture of the Grenade Percutante Nr.1 (Pear Grenade)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Grenade Percutante Nr.1 (Pear Grenade)
Impact-Based Infantry Hand Grenade
36
Picture of the Grenade, Hand No. 6
National Flag Graphic
1915
Grenade, Hand No. 6
Concussion Hand Grenade
37
Picture of the Grenade, Hand No. 7
National Flag Graphic
1915
Grenade, Hand No. 7
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
38
Picture of the Hotchkiss Model 1909 (Mle 1909 / Benet-Mercie)
National Flag Graphic
1909
Hotchkiss Model 1909 (Mle 1909 / Benet-Mercie)
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
39
Picture of the Hotchkiss Model 1914 (Mle 1914)
National Flag Graphic
1914
Hotchkiss Model 1914 (Mle 1914)
Medium Machine Gun (MMG) / Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
40
Picture of the Huot Automatic Rifle
National Flag Graphic
1918
Huot Automatic Rifle
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
41
Picture of the Infantry Model 1889 (Belgian Mauser)
National Flag Graphic
1889
Infantry Model 1889 (Belgian Mauser)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
42
Picture of the Kongsberg M/1914 (Kongsberg Colt)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Kongsberg M/1914 (Kongsberg Colt)
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
43
Picture of the Krag-Jorgensen Model 1894 (Series)
National Flag Graphic
1894
Krag-Jorgensen Model 1894 (Series)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
44
Picture of the Kugelhandgranate Model 1913
National Flag Graphic
1913
Kugelhandgranate Model 1913
Infantry Fragmentation Hand Grenade
45
Picture of the Lebel Model 1886
National Flag Graphic
1887
Lebel Model 1886
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
46
Picture of the Lee Metford (Magazine Lee Metford / MLM)
National Flag Graphic
1888
Lee Metford (Magazine Lee Metford / MLM)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
47
Picture of the Lee-Enfield (Series)
National Flag Graphic
1895
Lee-Enfield (Series)
Bolt-Action, Magazine-Fed, Repeating Service Rifle
48
Picture of the Lewis Gun
National Flag Graphic
1914
Lewis Gun
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
49
Picture of the Luger P08 (Pistole Parabellum 1908 / Parabellum-Pistole)
National Flag Graphic
1904
Luger P08 (Pistole Parabellum 1908 / Parabellum-Pistole)
Semi-Automatic Handgun
50
Picture of the M1917 Enfield (American Enfield)
National Flag Graphic
1917
M1917 Enfield (American Enfield)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
51
Picture of the Madsen Machine Gun
National Flag Graphic
1902
Madsen Machine Gun
Light Infantry Support Weapon / Light Machine Gun (LMG)
52
Picture of the Mannlicher Model 1886
National Flag Graphic
1886
Mannlicher Model 1886
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
53
Picture of the Mannlicher Model 1888
National Flag Graphic
1888
Mannlicher Model 1888
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
54
Picture of the Mannlicher Model 1895
National Flag Graphic
1895
Mannlicher Model 1895
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
55
Picture of the Mannlicher Model 1900 (Series)
National Flag Graphic
1900
Mannlicher Model 1900 (Series)
Service Pistol
56
Picture of the Mannlicher-Schonauer Model 1903
National Flag Graphic
1903
Mannlicher-Schonauer Model 1903
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
57
Picture of the Marlin Model 1894
National Flag Graphic
1894
Marlin Model 1894
Carbine Rifle
58
Picture of the Marlin Model 1914 (Marlin Gun / M1917)
National Flag Graphic
1914
Marlin Model 1914 (Marlin Gun / M1917)
Air-Cooled, Belt-Fed Machine Gun
59
Picture of the Martini-Henry Rifle
National Flag Graphic
1871
Martini-Henry Rifle
Single-Shot, Breech-Loaded Service Rifle
60
Picture of the MAS Modele 1892 (Lebel Revolver)
National Flag Graphic
1892
MAS Modele 1892 (Lebel Revolver)
Six-Round Service Revolver
61
Picture of the Mauser C96
National Flag Graphic
1896
Mauser C96
Semi-Automatic Pistol
62
Picture of the Mauser Model 1871
National Flag Graphic
1872
Mauser Model 1871
Bolt-Action Military Service Rifle
63
Picture of the Mauser Model 1888 (Gew 88 / Model 1888 Reichsgewehr)
National Flag Graphic
1888
Mauser Model 1888 (Gew 88 / Model 1888 Reichsgewehr)
Bolt-Action Military Service Rifle
64
Picture of the Mauser Model 1898 (Gew 98)
National Flag Graphic
1898
Mauser Model 1898 (Gew 98)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
65
Picture of the Mauser Model 1918 T-Gewehr
National Flag Graphic
1918
Mauser Model 1918 T-Gewehr
Anti-Tank Rifle (ATR)
66
Picture of the Maxim MG08 (Maschinengewehr 08) (Series)
National Flag Graphic
1908
Maxim MG08 (Maschinengewehr 08) (Series)
Multirole Machine Gun
67
Picture of the Maxim MG08/15 (Maschinengewehr 08/15)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Maxim MG08/15 (Maschinengewehr 08/15)
Anti-Infantry, Belt-Fed Water-Cooled Light Machine Gun
68
Picture of the Mk 1 (Hand Grenade)
National Flag Graphic
1917
Mk 1 (Hand Grenade)
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
69
Picture of the Mk 2 (Pineapple Hand Grenade)
National Flag Graphic
1918
Mk 2 (Pineapple Hand Grenade)
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
70
Picture of the Mk II  (Mills Grenade / Mills Bomb)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Mk II (Mills Grenade / Mills Bomb)
Infantry Hand Grenade
71
Picture of the Model 1889 Schmidt-Rubin
National Flag Graphic
1890
Model 1889 Schmidt-Rubin
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
72
Picture of the Model 1904 Vergueiro-Mauser (Portuguese Mauser)
National Flag Graphic
1904
Model 1904 Vergueiro-Mauser (Portuguese Mauser)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle.
73
Picture of the Model 1914 Stick Grenade
National Flag Graphic
1914
Model 1914 Stick Grenade
Concussion / Fragmentation Grenade
74
Picture of the Model 1917 Eihandgranate (Egg Grenade / Mle 1917)
National Flag Graphic
1917
Model 1917 Eihandgranate (Egg Grenade / Mle 1917)
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
75
Picture of the Model 24 Stielhandgranate (Potato Masher)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Model 24 Stielhandgranate (Potato Masher)
Anti-Infantry Stick Hand Grenade
76
Picture of the Modello 1870 Italian Vetterli
National Flag Graphic
1870
Modello 1870 Italian Vetterli
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
77
Picture of the Mondragon Rifle (Fusil Mondragon)
National Flag Graphic
1900
Mondragon Rifle (Fusil Mondragon)
Semi-Automatic Service Rifle
78
Picture of the Mosin-Nagant Model 1891
National Flag Graphic
1891
Mosin-Nagant Model 1891
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Carbine
79
Picture of the Murata (Series)
National Flag Graphic
1880
Murata (Series)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle
80
Picture of the Nagant Model 1895 (M1895)
National Flag Graphic
1895
Nagant Model 1895 (M1895)
Seven-Shot Service Revolver
81
Picture of the Nambu Type 14
National Flag Graphic
1927
Nambu Type 14
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
82
Picture of the No. 15 Ball Grenade
National Flag Graphic
1915
No. 15 Ball Grenade
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
83
Picture of the No. 16 Oval Grenade
National Flag Graphic
1915
No. 16 Oval Grenade
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
84
Picture of the No. 34 Egg Grenade
National Flag Graphic
1917
No. 34 Egg Grenade
Fragmentation Hand Grenade
85
Picture of the Ordnance ML 9.45-inch Heavy Trench Mortar (Flying Pig)
National Flag Graphic
1916
Ordnance ML 9.45-inch Heavy Trench Mortar (Flying Pig)
Heavy Smoothbore Mortar
86
Picture of the Parabellum M1914 (MG14)
National Flag Graphic
1913
Parabellum M1914 (MG14)
Air-Cooled Aircraft Machine Gun
87
Picture of the Pistola a Rotazione Modello 1889 (Bodeo)
National Flag Graphic
1891
Pistola a Rotazione Modello 1889 (Bodeo)
Service Revolver
88
Picture of the Pistola Automatica, Modello 1910 (Glisenti)
National Flag Graphic
1910
Pistola Automatica, Modello 1910 (Glisenti)
Semi-Automatic Pistol
89
Picture of the Pulemet Maksima Obrazets Model 1910 (PM Model 1910)
National Flag Graphic
1910
Pulemet Maksima Obrazets Model 1910 (PM Model 1910)
Water-Cooled Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
90
Picture of the Remington Model 10 (M10)
National Flag Graphic
1908
Remington Model 10 (M10)
Pump-Action Slide Shotgun
91
Picture of the Remington Model 11 (M11 / Remington Autoloading Gun)
National Flag Graphic
1905
Remington Model 11 (M11 / Remington Autoloading Gun)
Semi-Automatic, Self-Loading Shotgun
92
Picture of the Rifle Model 1890 (Turkish Mauser)
National Flag Graphic
1890
Rifle Model 1890 (Turkish Mauser)
Bolt-Action Military Service Rifle
93
Picture of the Ross Rifle
National Flag Graphic
1905
Ross Rifle
Straight-Pull Bolt-Action Service Rifle
94
Picture of the Saint-Etienne Model 1907 (Mle 1907)
National Flag Graphic
1907
Saint-Etienne Model 1907 (Mle 1907)
Belt-Fed Air-Cooled Machine Gun
95
Picture of the Schwarzlose MG
National Flag Graphic
1905
Schwarzlose MG
Water-Cooled, Belt-Fed Machine Gun
96
Picture of the SIA Modello 1918
National Flag Graphic
1918
SIA Modello 1918
Aircraft / Light Machine Gun (LMG)
97
Picture of the Skoda MG (series)
National Flag Graphic
1893
Skoda MG (series)
Machine Gun
98
Picture of the Smith & Wesson 1st Model New Century (Triple Lock)
National Flag Graphic
1908
Smith & Wesson 1st Model New Century (Triple Lock)
Service Revolver
99
Picture of the Smith & Wesson Model 10 (38 Special)
National Flag Graphic
1899
Smith & Wesson Model 10 (38 Special)
Six-Shot, Double-Action Service Revolver
100
Picture of the Smith & Wesson Model 1917
National Flag Graphic
1917
Smith & Wesson Model 1917
Six-Shot Service Revolver
101
Picture of the Smith & Wesson Model 3 (Schofield)
National Flag Graphic
1869
Smith & Wesson Model 3 (Schofield)
Six-Shot Revolver
102
Picture of the Spandau LMG08/15 (Maxim)
National Flag Graphic
1916
Spandau LMG08/15 (Maxim)
Air-Cooled Aircraft Machine Gun
103
Picture of the Springfield Model 1903 (M1903)
National Flag Graphic
1903
Springfield Model 1903 (M1903)
Bolt-Action Service Rifle / Sniper Rifle
104
Picture of the Stevens M520 (Model 520)
National Flag Graphic
1910
Stevens M520 (Model 520)
Pump-Action Slide Shotgun
105
Picture of the Steyr Model 1907 (M1907)
National Flag Graphic
1907
Steyr Model 1907 (M1907)
Self-Loading Pistol
106
Picture of the Steyr Model 1912 (M1912) / (Steyr-Hahn)
National Flag Graphic
1912
Steyr Model 1912 (M1912) / (Steyr-Hahn)
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
107
Picture of the Stokes Mortar (3-inch)
National Flag Graphic
1915
Stokes Mortar (3-inch)
81mm Light Infantry Mortar / Trench Mortar
108
Picture of the Vickers Machine Gun (Gun, Machine, Vickers, .303in, Mk 1)
National Flag Graphic
1912
Vickers Machine Gun (Gun, Machine, Vickers, .303in, Mk 1)
Medium Machine Gun (MMG) / Multirole Weapon
109
Picture of the Webley & Scott Model 1905
National Flag Graphic
1905
Webley & Scott Model 1905
Compact Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
110
Picture of the Webley Bull Dog
National Flag Graphic
1872
Webley Bull Dog
Five-Shot Pocket Revolver
111
Picture of the Webley Model 1887
National Flag Graphic
1887
Webley Model 1887
Six-Shot Service Revolver
112
Picture of the Winchester Model 1894
National Flag Graphic
1894
Winchester Model 1894
Lever-Action Rifle
113
Picture of the Winchester Model 1897
National Flag Graphic
1897
Winchester Model 1897
Pump-Action Slide Shotgun
114
Picture of the Winchester Model 1907
National Flag Graphic
1907
Winchester Model 1907
Semi-Automatic / Full-Automatic Rifle / Carbine
115
Picture of the Winchester Model 1912 (Model 12)
National Flag Graphic
1912
Winchester Model 1912 (Model 12)
Pump-Action Slide Shotgun
116
Picture of the Winchester Model 1915
National Flag Graphic
1915
Winchester Model 1915
Lever-Action Service Rifle
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