From Normandy’s beaches to remote Pacific atolls, the Second World War was the largest and most destructive conflict in human history. In a fascinating retrospective, starting with the outbreak of the war in 1939 and running through to its conclusion in 1945, a series of historic coin sets revisits the landmark moments and key battles that came to define the Second World War.
Each set contains coins that circulated during wartime Britain – tangible pieces of history that offer a direct link to the events of each year of the war. Start a collection of Second World War coins that builds into a fascinating compendium. Together, these sets tell the story of a war that saw immense sacrifice, stoic resistance, remarkable ingenuity, and heroic acts of bravery.