coin, five pfennig, German
- Catalogue number
- EPH 4054
- whole: metal
- Alternative names
- full name: coin, five pfennig, German
- simple name: POW
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5 pfennig coin bearing the inscription "DEUTSCHES REICH 5 PFENNIG 1918" on one side and an eagle on the other.
This coin was given to C.J. Peck as his wages whilst in the Munster Prisoner of War camp during the First World War. He worked in a German Coal Mine. 10 Pfennigs was one week's wages.
DEUTSCHES REICH 10 PFENNIG 1916
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