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3 Pence - British Armed Forces 1st series

Features

Country United Kingdom
King George VI (1936-1952)
Type Local banknote
Year 1946
Value 3 Pence = 1/4 Shilling (1/80)
Currency Pound sterling (1158-1970)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References P# M9
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Central denomination.

Lettering:
British Armed Forces
Special Voucher
For use only as detailed on the reverse
Three Pence
Issued by command of the Army Council

Reverse

Central denomination.

Lettering:
Three Pence
This note is valid only for transactions within official canteens and organisations laid down in the G.R.Os of the theatre. Except as may be expressly provided in the G.R.Os it must in no circumstances be offered to any person who is not entitled to use British service canteens. Improper use of this note is a disciplinary offence and may render the offender liable to penalties.

Comments

Military note issued to British forces outside the UK

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1946)  100% P#M9a
ND (1946)  0% P#M9b - overprint 'NAAFI CANTEENS ONLY'

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Banknotes United Kingdom 3 Pence - British Armed Forces (1st series)