|Babylon Berlin - Season 1
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The following weapons were used in Season 1 of the television series Babylon Berlin:
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Gereon Rath (Volker Bruch) uses a Dreyse Model 1907 as his personal sidearm during the series.
Dreyse 1907 - 7.65mm Browning
Bruno Wolter checks rath's Dreyse...
...and gives it to him (Ep. 02).
He aims the Dreyse (Ep. 08).
Left view of the pistol (Ep. 08).
Gereon Rath with the Dreyse and a Colt (Ep. 08).
Franz Krajewski (Henning Peker) uses a Lignose 3A pistol.
Lignose Einhandpistole 3A - 6.35 mm
Franz Krajewski pointing his Lignose 3A with his finger on the trigger guard, not yet having chambered a round (Ep. 06).
Franz Krajewski cambering a round with the Lisnose's distinct trigger guard cocking mechanism (Ep. 06).
Stephan Jänicke (Anton von Lucke) finds Krajewski's Lignose 3A in Rath's desk Season 1, Episode 5
The Luger P08 is one of the standard sidearms of the German police.
Luger P08 - 9x19mm Parabellum
Police officer's child removes his father's Luger P08 from its holster (Ep. 05).
A closeup of the child holding his father's Luger P08 (Ep. 05).
A frightened train station guard pointing his Luger P08 (Ep. 06).
Mauser C96 pistols are also seen in the Police armory.
Pre-War dated Mauser C96 "Broomhandle" Commercial Version - 7.63x25mm Mauser.
Some C96 at the back of the table (Ep. 03).
One of the inaccuracies of the show is its constant use of the TT-type pistol by the Russians. The show is set in 1929, while the TT-30 would not even be designed until 1930.
Tokarev TT-30, first version of Tokarev pistol - 7.62x25mm Tokarev.
A closeup of a Russian taking aim with a TT-type pistol with what appears to be some sort of light attached to the front, just under the muzzle (most likely put onto the gun so a blank would not have to be fired at an actor at such close range) (Ep. 02).
Another Agent holds the TT while riding a notice (Ep. 02).
A police officer is seen laying out several captured handguns, including multiple TT-type pistols (Ep. 07).
J.P. Sauer & Sohn Model 1926
A police officer is seen with a Sauer 1913 pocket pistol.
Sauer Model 1913 - .32 ACP
A police officer points his Model 1926 at a Russian (Ep. 07).
Astra Model 300
A guard of the Armenian is seen with a Astra Model 300 during the shootout in the restaurant.
Astra 300 - 9mm Kurz (.380ACP)
A guard holding what appears to be an Astra Model 300 Season (Ep. 08).
A slightly different angle (Ep. 08).
Ortgies Pocket Automatic
Bruno Wolter's (Peter Kurth) service weapon is a Ortgies Pocket Automatic pistol. Svetlana Sorokina (Severija Janusauskaite) is also seen with this pistol.
Ortgies Pocket Pistol - .25 ACP
Svetlana takes aim with her pistol (Ep. 02).
Bruno Wolter points his Ortgies Pocket Automatic pistol at a bouncer (Ep. 08).
The Armenian (Misel Maticevic) uses nickel Plated Colt M1911A1 as his personal sidearm. Gereon Rath disarms him and uses the Colt along with his Dreyse in the Armenian's restaurant.
Nickel Plated M1911A1 with brown plastic grips - .45 ACP
Gereon points his Colt at him (Ep. 08).
Another view of the Colt (Ep. 08).
Gereon Rath with the Colt and a Dreyse (Ep. 08).
The Nagant M1895 is used by Soviet agents and revolutionaries.
Nagant M1895 Revolver - 7.62x38R Nagant. This example was dated 1939 manufacture and was a Wartime issued weapon. Note the angular front sight which was used from 1930s.
A police officer is seen laying out several captured handguns, including some 1895 Nagant revolvers Season 1, Episode 7
Mauser Gewehr 1898
The Mauser Gewehr 1898 rifle is used by Berlin police forces, German Border and Train station guards. The police armory rifles of Major Scheer (Florian Panzner) are equipped with Reichswehr tangent-leaf rear sights.
Mauser Gewehr 1898 - 7.92x57mm.
German border guards on the German-Polish border stop the train (Ep 01).
Major Scheer gives Bruno a G98 with tangent-leaf rear sight (Ep 03).
German police with Gewehr 98s in the streets of Berlin(Ep 04).
Police officer with a Gewehr over his back(Ep 04).
Train station guards next to their Mausers (Ep 06).
Mosin Nagant 1891/30
Soviet soldiers and counter revolutionaries are seen with Mosin Nagant M91/30 rifles.
Full-length Mosin Nagant M91/30 - 7.62x54mmR
Counter revolutionaries with their slunged Mosins (Ep 01).
Mauser 98 Sporter
Generalmajor Seegers (Ernst Stötzner) and Col. Wendt (Benno Fürmann) use Mauser 98 Sporter rifles during the deer hunting.
Mauser 98 Sporter rifle by Emil Kerner & Sohn. Actual Hero Mauser used by Christian Bale
in Public Enemies
. 9.3x57mm. Courtesy of NRA National Firearms Museum.
Seegers with the rifle over his back.
Wendt holds another rifle.
Major Beck (Joachim Paul Assböck) is seen with a Steyr Mannlicher-Schoenauer carbine over his soldier during the hunting in Episode 6
Mannlicher-Schoenauer Carbine with Scope
Mauser Gewehr 1888/05
Mauser Gewehr 1888/05 rifles are used by German soldiers including Gereon Rath during the WW1 flashback in Episode 7. A G88 is also seen on the wall of Bruno Wolter's living room.
Gewehr 1888/05 - 7.92x57mm.
Gereon with his G88 in a trench.
Berthier Mle 1916 Carbine
Berthier Mle 1916 carbines are seen in hands of French soldiers in the flashback.
Berthier Model 1916 Carabine - 8x50mm R
A French soldier storms the trench holding his Berthier carbine.
Another left handed soldier aims at Gereon and his brother.
The M1928 Thompson is used by Soviet agents and counter-revolutionaries.
M1928 "Tommy Gun" or "Chicago typewriter" with 50-round drum magazine - .45 ACP, made famous through countless classic gangster movies.
A Soviet agent fires his Thompson at counter-revolutionaries.
Another agent does the same.
An agent holds his Thompson after the shootout.
The Finnish Suomi KP/-31 submachine gun is used by Soviet counter-revolutionaries in Episode 1 who take control over the train.
Suomi KP/-31 - 9x19mm Parabellum
The revolutionary aims his Kp/-31 .
Some Haenel-Schmeisser MP28/II submachine guns are seen in the police arsenal.
Haenel-Schmeisser MP28/II Submachine Gun - 9x19mm
Maxim MG 08
A Maxim MG08 is briefly seen transported by police officers in Episode 3. In Episode 7 its also used by German soldiers.
Maxim MG08 on 'sledge' mount - 7.92x57mm Mauser
Police officers transport the Maxim (Ep. 03).
A Maxim in a German Trench (Ep. 07).
An Austrian Schwarzlose Machine Gun Model 07/12 is seen in the German trench in Episode 7.
Schwarzlose MG M. 7/12 - 8x50mmR Mannlicher.
The Schwarzlose in the German trench.