King George VI 1945 Farthing

Farthing Details:

  1. Diameter : 20mm, Weight : 2.838g
  2. Mintage 23,736,000 
  3. Value ranges from £0.10 - £5.00 and above, depending on condition (Source Collectors Coins GB 2009)

  4. 1937 | 1938 | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | 1944 | 1945 | 1946 | 1947 | 1948 | 1949 | 1950 | 1951 | 1952


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Obverse A Reverse 1

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What Happened in 1945?

  • Republic of Vietnam proclaimed; French invade
    World Bank founded
  • Arthur Clarke envisions geosynchronous communication satellites.
    It is estimated that 14,000 products are made from paper.
    Millions tune in daily to hear news as World War II comes to an end.
    The UN establishes the International Law Commission.
    Mussolini is shot then hung.
    Foundation of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations