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Bullet that started WWI
Bullet that started wwi
Owned by: Gavrilo Princip (1914)
Drauz (? - present)

The bullet that started WWI is a highly sought-after artifact that was direct cause of the demise of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. It was shot by Gavrilo Princip from a Belgian-made 9×17mm (.380 ACP) Fabrique Nationale model 1910 semi-automatic pistol, serial number 19074. It killed the Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria.

Franz Ferdinand von Österreich-Este

Franz Ferdinand of Austria was the victim of the bullet.

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