50 Cents - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Villers-Bretonneux
|Queen||Elizabeth II (1952-date)|
0.50 AUD = 0.36 USD
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WW1 The Western Front - Villers-Bretonneux offensive
4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara
Depiction of four Australian Soldiers with machine gun in the trenches at Hill 104 on the Western Front in Villers-Bretonneux
VILLERS - BRETONNEUX
HILL 104 1918
Designer: E. Lewellen
12 Sided Smooth
© Mike Bentley
MintRoyal Australian Mint, Canberra, Australia (1965-date)
The Royal Australian Mint is producing a series of NCLT 50 cent coins to commemorate the Battles of the Western Front that Australian soldiers took a major part in during WW1. They are released on a coincard.
Australia Post also released this coin in a limited edition PNC (1,000 Copies)
This 2018 coin relates to the action on 24th April 1918 by Australian troops of the 13th & 15th Brigades who were rushed south from Belgium towards Amiens in France to make a highly successful night-time assault on the German positions to recapture the town of Villers-Bretonneux. From Villers-Bretonneux, the allies launched their own counter offensive which ultimately brought an end to the fighting on the Western Front.
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|2018||13,652||96%||UNC in Coincard|
|2018||1,000||4%||UNC in Limited Edition PNC|
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