Summary

5 Cents, Issued by Canada, 1945
Minted by Royal Canadian Mint, Ottawa

Obverse Description

Bare head of the King facing left; around, GEORGIVS VI D: G: REX ET IND: IMP:; the artist's initials, HP, in field below neck

Reverse Description

At centre, a burning tourch set in front of a V, all dividing the date, 1945; around above, CANADA; around below between two maple leaves, CENTS; artist's initials, T.S, to right of base of tourch; around the rim in Morse code "we win when we work willingly"

Edge Description

Plain

Significance

On the reverse around the rim in Morse code "we win when we work willingly"

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