When was my Mark V made?

Serial Number Prefix – Model / Country of Origin : (Years of Production)

No Prefix -Mark V® (USA) PFI : (1958 -1959)

No Prefix – Mark V® (Germany) : (1959 – 1973)

H – Mark V® (Japan) : (1972 – 1994)

M – Mark V® Silhouette Pistol : (1980 – 1981)

P – Mark V® JPS (Germany) : (1964 – 1973)

S – Mark V® (Japan) : (1972 – 1994)

S0 – Mark V® Varmint Master (Japan) : (1980 – 1981)

S1- JPS Mark V Varmint Master : (1964-1973)

Mark V® (USA)

AB – Mark V® Std. Caliber – 6 Lug Receiver : (1996 – 1998)

AS – Mark V® Std. Caliber – 6 Lug Receiver : (1996 – 1998)

BW – Mark V® Magnum – 9 Lug Receiver : (2002 – 2004)

PB – Mark V® Std. Caliber – 6 Lug Receiver : (2004 – 2012)

SB – Mark V® Magnum – 9 Lug Receiver : (1995 – 2004)

SS – Mark V® Magnum – 9 Lug Receiver : (1994 – 2002)

SW – Mark V® Magnum – 9 Lug Receiver : (2002 – 2004 )

WB – Mark V® Std. Caliber – 6 Lug Receiver : (1998 – 2004)

WS – Mark V® Std. Caliber – 6 Lug Receiver : (1998 – 2004)

WY – Mark V®  Magnum – 9 Lug Receiver : (2019-)

WY – Mark V®  Std. Caliber – 6 Lug Receiver : (2019-)