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Commemorative Coin - Victoria Cross

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
Bronze coin featuring an Australian Victoria Cross, laminated, mounted on card printed in colour both sides
Size
Medallion 3cm diameter; card 9.5 x 15
Object Registration
5731
Keywords
victoria cross, coins, commemorative coins
Historical information
Victoria Cross for Australia was introduced in 1991 for actions in Afghanistan. Corporal Cameron Baird was the 100th Australian to receive the award This coin is one of a series "Legends of ANZACS", uncirculated, with a value of 25 cents.
When Made
2017_
Made By
Royal Australian Mint (Manufacturer)
Inscriptions & Markings
Logos of Westpac, 100 years of ANZAC, and Legacy, with photographs of Albert Jacka and Cameron Baird, VC recipients.
Last updated
16 Sep 2018 at 5:57PM