Imperial Japan AMC
5 Yen ND (1945) P69a

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Note Description: Japan / Allied Military Currency WWII
5 Yen SB264a ND (1945) - "B" in Unpt.
Grade: 64
Country: JAP
Note Number: JAP69a
- S/N Prefix - Suffix: A-A
Certification #: 8069875-003  
Owner: RedWolfWhiteEagle
Sets Competing: Imperial Japan Set #2  Score: 72
Imperial Japan AMC  Score: 72
Imperial Allied Millitary Currency Set  Score: 72
Date Added: 2/19/2020
Research: See PMG's Census Report for this Note

Owner's Description

Obverse: Leafy designs.
Obverse Colors: Black, Dark Blue and light blue underprint. B in underprint.
Reverse: Leafy designs.
Reverse Colors: Dark Brown on Light Brown.
Issuer: Allied Military Command.
Date of first issue: 1945-51
Material: Cotton paper.
Usage: Following the end of World War II, the US military used a separate scrip called "A type yen" while "B type yen" were only used by the local civilians. Beginning in 1948, the A type yen was deprecated, and B type yen came to be used by military and civilians alike.

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