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RDC 2015 $20 Canadian Home Front - First Submarines During WWI (No Tax) scratch on obverse

RDC 2015 $20 Canadian Home Front - First Submarines During WWI (No Tax) scratch on obverse
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2015 Canada $20 The Canadian Home Front - Canada's First Submarines During the First World War Fine Silver Coin (TAX Exempt) 133224

In the summer of 1914, the Royal Canadian Navy was still in its infancy when the looming threat of war sparked fears of an enemy naval threat to Canada's lengthy coastline. The addition of two new submarines to the Royal Canadian Navy's fleet on the West Coast would help the young nation contribute to its own coastal defences as part of the war effort on the home front.

Item Number: 133224
Composition: 99.99% pure Silver
Mintage: 7,500
Weight (g): 31.39
Diameter (mm): 38
Face Value: $20
Finish: Proof
Edge: Serrated

Special Features:
- The second coin in the Canadian Home Front series, which highlights the war effort on the Canadian home front across the country.
- Finely detailed engraving recreates Canada's first submarine, which was acquired in August 1914 to help bolster Canada's defence of its West Coast.
- As with all future coins in the series, the reverse design features a regional map in the background which provides geographical context to the story.
- Struck in 99.99% pure silver with a limited mintage of 7,500.
- This Commemorative coin is a beautiful addition to any military, naval or history-themed collection.

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