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DWM 1917/1920 Police Luger

I've had this Luger for many years. I love the history of it. It is all matching except one mag. The Luger was an Artillery Luger when it was produced. Then it was re-barreled to be a police Luger. The sear safety was also added. The one matching mag is from the 30's from the "S/42" mark. I looked up the front strap markings long ago. I think it was from a Prussian police force. There are some faint numbers on the holster that don't match anything. No tool. There is an ink stamp inside the top lid of the holster that it too faded to read. It was a bring back from WWII. Any more info would be greatly appreciated.
 

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RyanE

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Very nice Police luger. You covered the basics well. DWM Lange P08 that was reworked by the police to a standard Luger at some point. It was issued to the Arnsberg Schutzpolizei.

Yours is neat because it is actually marked by the Police depot that did the work. The barrel is marked with PTV for the Polizeischule für Technik und Verkehr - Zeugamt, an Orpo depot attached to the technical and traffic school in Berlin. The depot also assembled new Lugers out of WWI spare parts. Hard to know exactly when this one was reworked though I would guess the mid 1930s.
 

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