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The 75th Anniversary of D-Day
10/05/2019 09:55  |  Military

June 6th 2019 marks exactly 75 years since the historic D-Day Landings of World War II. Three quarters of a century ago, 156,000 allied forces landed along a 50 mile stretch of coastline in Northern France in one of the largest amphibious operations of all time. 

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The Centenary of World War I
19/03/2018 14:48  |  Military

November 11th 2018 marks exactly 100 years since the hostilities of WWI ceased, and guns finally fell silent after member countries of the Central Powers signed armistice agreements one by one, confirming the end of battle. 

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Silver coin hoard may rewrite Anglo-Saxon History
03/02/2017 16:41  |  Silver Coins

A recent discovery of 200 silver coins, 15 silver ingots and 7 items of jewellery however, may help us to understand the relationship between these two leaders and uncover the hidden truths that lie beneath this fascinating period in ancient history.

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Rare Coin That Could make a Mint
01/02/2017 15:00  |  Gold Coins

Opened in 1855 to take advantage of the gold discovered nearby, The Sydney Mint was the very first overseas branch of the world renowned Royal Mint. As other branches soon opened in Melbourne and Perth which used superior technology, it was closed in 1926 but not before producing one of today’s most sought-after gold Sovereigns. 

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