This year will mark 100 years since the Battle of the Somme. To pay tribute to the thousands who lived, fought and died during the battle a brand new £5 coin has been issued in partnership with The Royal British Legion. Today you can add one to your collection from just £5 – POSTFREE.
Featuring a scene depicting soldiers going into battle alongside a stylised red Poppy, the coin combines the modern day imagery of remembrance, along with scenes that took place over 100 years ago.
Struck to a Brilliant Uncirculated finish, this £5 coin is an ideal way for you and your family to remember this important yet tragic event in our history. Demand is expected to be high with many collectors from all over the world keen to add one to their collection.
By ordering the new £5 Battle of the Somme Coin you’ll be donating £0.50 directly towards the Legion’s welfare work, providing financial, social and emotional support to all who have served and are currently serving in the British Armed Forces and their families.
Battle of the Somme Centenary £5 Coin
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- Country of Issue: Guernsey
- Year of Issue: 2016
- Denomination: £5
- Diameter: 38.61mm
- Metal: Cupro-Nickel
- Finish: BU
- Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS