Ireland Celebrates the 70th Anniversary of Peace in Europe with New Silver Coin

September 14, 2015 in Coins, Coins for sale, Collecting, Commemorative, Education, History, Irish Coins, New Releases, News, Numismatica, Numismatics, Precious Metals, Proof Coins, Silver, Silver Coins, World Coins

By: Michael Alexander (Coin Update News)


The Central Bank of Ireland has released a new silver crown collector coin observing the 70th anniversary of the day peace returned to the European continent after the surrender of the Axis powers at the end of the Second World War.

The 8th of May, 1945 is commemorated in both Europe and the U.S. as Victory in Europe (V.E.) Day. In 2015, much of the continent marked the 70th anniversary of V.E. day with national celebrations and observations of the important battles that turned the tide of the war in favor of the Allied forces, spelling the end of… Full article at the source>

Source: (Coin Update News)

Share Button

Comments are closed.

Translate »