List of infantry weapons of World War I

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This is a list of infantry weapons of World War I (1914–1918).

First Republic of Armenia Republic of Armenia[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

 Australia[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Grenades

Mortars

Austria-Hungary Austro-Hungarian Empire[edit]

Sidearms

Flare guns

Rifles

Machine guns

Submachine guns

Grenades

Flamethrowers

Mortars

Support guns

  • 3.7cm M1915 Infanteriegeschutz

Swords

Belgium Kingdom of Belgium[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Shotguns

Grenades

Mortars

  • Saint Chamond 142mm Delattre

 British Empire[edit]

Sidearms

Flare guns

  • Webley & Scott Mark III

Rifles

Machine guns

Grenades

Obstacle clearing explosive charges

Mortars

Projectile weapons

Support guns

Swords

Bayonets

Knives

 Kingdom of Bulgaria[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Flamethrowers

 Canada[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Obstacle clearing explosive charges

Flag of Darfur.svg Sultanate of Darfur[edit]

Rifles

Shotguns

Swords

Polearms

Dervish-flag.JPG Dervish State[edit]

Rifles

Machine guns

Swords

France French Republic[edit]

Lebel M1886 rifle

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Anti-tank weapons

Grenades

Obstacle clearing explosive charges

  • Barbed wire destruction rod grenade

Flamethrowers

Mortars

Projectile weapons

Support guns

Knives

Swords

 German Empire[edit]

Gewehr 98 rifle and bayonet

Sidearms

Flare guns

Rifles

Machine guns

Submachine guns

Anti-tank weapons

  • Becker Typ M2 tankabwehrgewehr
  • Mauser M1918
  • Rheinmetall 3.7cm M1917 tankabwehrkanone TAK

Anti-airplane weapons

Grenades

Mines

Flamethrowers

Mortars

Support guns

Swords

 Kingdom of Greece[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Mortars

Flag of Hejaz 1917.svg Kingdom of Hejaz[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

 Kingdom of Italy[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Submachine guns

Grenades

Flamethrowers

Mortars

Flag of the Emirate of Ha'il.svg Emirate of Jabal Shammar[edit]

Rifles

Machineguns

 Empire of Japan[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Swords

Bayonets

 Kingdom of Montenegro[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Kingdom of Nepal Kingdom of Nepal[edit]

Rifles

Machine guns

Knives

 Ottoman Empire[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Grenades

Flamethrowers

Portugal Portuguese Republic[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Mortars

Flag of the Second Saudi State.svg Emirate of Riyadh[edit]

Rifles

 Kingdom of Romania[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

 Russian Empire[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Grenades

Mortars

Support guns

Swords

 Kingdom of Serbia[edit]

Sidearms

Rifle

Machine guns

Grenades

Mortars

 United States of America[edit]

Sidearms

Rifles

Machine guns

Shotguns

Grenades

Mortars

Support guns

Bayonets

Knives

Weapons used in trench raids[edit]

References[edit]

  • David Miller. (2003). "The Illustrated Directory of 20th Century Guns". Minneapolis, Minnesota: Zenith Imprint. ISBN 9780760315606.
  • David Nicolle. (1989). "Lawrence and the Arab Revolts". Cumnor Hill, Oxford: Osprey Publishing. ISBN 0850458889.
  • James H. Willbanks. (2004). "Machine Guns: An Illustrated History of Their Impact". Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO. ISBN 1851094806.
  • Jeff Kinard. (2004). "Pistols: An Illustrated History of Their Impact". Santa Barbara, California: ABC-CLIO. ISBN 1851094709.
  • John Walterll. (2006)."The Rifle Story: An Illustrated History from 1756 to the Present Day". Norwalk, Connecticut: MBI Publishing Company. ISBN 9781853676901.
  • Robert W.D. Ball. (2011). "Mauser Military Rifles of the World". Iola, Wisconsin: New York City, New York: F+W Media, Inc. ISBN 9781440228803.
  • Wayne Zwoll. (2003). "Bolt Action Rifles". Iola, Wisconsin: Krause Publications. ISBN 1440224064.