Commemorate the 75th anniversary of the heroic D-Day invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944 with this complete year set of 1944 U.S. coins. The largest seaborne assault in military history, D-Day started the Allied liberation of western Europe from Nazi control and established a new front against the Axis Powers. Your 1944 year set will contain 3 silver coins and 2 special WWII compositions:
- Classic Mercury dime and Liberty Walking half dollar designed by renowned sculptor A.A. Weinman and struck in 90% fine silver
- Washington quarter with Eagle reverse struck in 90% silver
- Lincoln cent minted in bronze recycled from cartridge cases to save copper for the war effort and Jefferson nickel minted in a 35% silver alloy to save nickel for the war
All struck 75 years ago during World War II, the five 1944 U.S. coins in affordable Average Circulated condition are encapsulated and presented in a handsome FREE display box. Add numismatic and historical significance to your collection with this coinage tribute to a pivotal operation of WWII.
- Year: 1944
- Product Type: Sets
- Presentation: With Holder