1908 Models

The "1908 Models" are divided into three categories, denoted by 1 to 3 and three types of "Waffenkontrolle" stamp, denoted by A, B and C. Each category is represented by a single variant.


 PDF document, a copy of the plan for the Model 1908 soldier’ knife


From 1921 the blade had a vintage stamp represented by the last two digits of the year (e.g. 21 for 1921), this feature still applies today.

Warning : There are many civilian replicas of the "1908 Models"; these should not be confused with soldiers’ knives! See "The Victorinox civilian production "200 R" (stainless steel) and "200 S" (steel), replicas of the Swiss 1908 Models”.