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75th Anniversary of the End of the Second World War
75-я годовщина окончания Второй мировой войны
Presented by
Royal Canadian Mint
Nominal value
2 dollars
6,99 g
28 mm
Outer ring: three-ply nickel finish plated steel; inner core: three-ply brass finish plated aluminum bronze
2 000 000 pcs
Production quality
Pad printing
Royal Canadian Mint
Description of obverse and reverse
This design features on the inner core, a “V” for Victory, a flaming torch, maple leaves and the dates “1945” and “2020”. On the outer core, two maple leaves appear as security features. The words “VICTORY” and “VICTOIRE” are framed to the sides with the Morse code; “WE WIN WHEN WE WORK WILLINGLY”. As well as the inscriptions “REMEMBER” and “SOUVENIR”. 

The obverse features the effigy of her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Susanna Blunt.
A brief annotation
2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the official end of the Second World War. This design features a tribute to Mint Master Engraver Thomas Shingles’ 5-cent coin Victory design, which first circulated in 1943.
New issue
№ 4(65) 2023
№ 4(65) 2023
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