ROYAL CANADIAN MINT
SGT. TOMMY PRINCE
OJIBWAY - RED RIVER INDIAN DOLLAR
ROYAL CANADIAN MINT - SGT. TOMMY PRINCE - OJIBWAY RED RIVER DOLLAR
- Please read first this important information about our coins.
- A very fine and very scare coin.
- In a coincapsule.
- From first owner.
- From the Royal Canadian Mint.
- A absolute colectors item.
Sgt. Tommy Prince in uniform
Lettering: 1915 1977 SGT. TOMMY PRINCE
Ojibway people harvesting wild rice | with Fort Garry gate above
Lettering: WINNIPEG, CANADA, 1978, CURRENCY VALUE ONE DOLLAR - EXPIRES SEPT. 15, 1978, OJIBWAY - RED RIVER INDIAN DOLLAR
Royal Canadian Mint
Currency value: one Canadian dollar
Expire: sept. 15. 1978
Engraver: Jackson Beardy
Weight: 14.0 g
Diameter 33 mm
Thickness: 2.22 mm
Tommy Prince was in the Princess Patricia's light infantry, 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion and the famous
Devil's Brigade or 1st Special Service Force.
He was a highly decorated and courageous soldier, fought in WWII and Korea.
This commemorates his life, he passed away in 1977, sadly, in relative obscurity.
He is now celebrated as one of Canada's greatest fighters and hero.
Winnipeg, capital of Manitoba, has historically been one of Canada's more diverse cities.
With a particularly large Métis (mixed white/native) and Native American population complementing it's
Mixture of many European ethnic groups and modern immigrants from all over the world.
It was one of the first major settlements to be founded during the rush to settle the Canadian West.
We do not normally send abroad.
For these coins (see also the other Canadian Dollars) we make an exception.
If you wish us to send this rare coin than only by registered mail and insured!
Shipping and packing costs are for the buyer.
You will always get a payment confirmation and a shipping confirmation with track & trace code so you can track the package by the internet.
For any information on bidding, buying, paying and shipping please see: BUY or BID.
It's in Dutch because our English is very bad.
If you really are interested please still contact us.
We try to translate.
If you want to do a bid, please weighs in mind that this is a very rare coin in a coin capsule from first owner.
On low, not reasonable bids will not responded.
- Front: Royal Canadian Mint - sgt. Tommy Prince - Oijbway Red River Indian Dollar
- Back: Royal Canadian Mint - sgt. Tommy Price - Ojibway people harvesting wild rice
With Fort Garry gate above - Oijbway Red River Indian Dollar
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