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- Dimensions: 8" x 6 5/16" x 3/8"
Code named Operation Overlord, American, British and Canadian forces began the battle also known as D Day on June 6, 1944. Some say it was the beginning of the end of the war in Europe as the Allied forces defeated the German Nazis. Celebrate the heroes of this historical battle and enjoy reading the front page of the New York Times dated June 7, 1944. The official reproduction of the front page of the New York Times is displayed in a 8 by 6 inch black vinyl portfolio and includes 2 genuine US coins and 2 mint US postage stamps. Included in this heroic piece of history are a 1944 Lincoln Copper Wheat Ear Cent, a 1944 Jefferson Wartime Silver Nickel, a 3 cent stamp issued in 1953 celebrates the colorful General George S. Patton for his many victories as commander of the US Third Army and a 1 cent Franklin D. Roosevelt Hyde Park Residence stamp was issued in 1945 shortly after the President passed away. A Certificate of Authenticity is included.
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