History and War Coins

ModernCoinMart (MCM) is happy to offer a large selection of coins honoring history. Since so many different Mints produce coins based on historic events, you have many options to choose from. We do our best to stock not only recent releases, but also backdates.

We offer coins certified by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC), a major coin grading company. The experts at NGC will closely examine these coins, and grade them based on their quality. Since these coins are struck just for collectors, all the coins that we carry will only be in the two highest grades - 69 and 70. You'll also find special labels many exclusive to MCM!

All History And War Coins

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2017 Great Britain Nations of the Crown Silver Gilt Proof £1 Coin GEM Proof (OGP)
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Price: $199.00
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2016 Cook Islands Brexit 1/10 oz Gold Proof $20 GEM Proof
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Price: $249.00
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2017 Great Britain Nations of the Crown Silver Gilt Proof £1 Coin NGC PF69 UC ER Exclusive Great Britain Label
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Price: $209.00
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2017 Great Britain Nations of the Crown Silver Gilt Proof £1 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER (Exclusive Great Britain Label)
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Price: $299.00
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Price: $395.00
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2017 Tuvalu T-Rex - 5 oz Silver Proof $5 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER
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Price: $595.00
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2017 British Virgin Islands John F. Kennedy - From 2-Coin Set 1 oz Silver Proof $1 Coin NGC PF69 UC ER Ask Not Label
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Price: $69.00
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2017 Cook Islands Remembrance Poppy Shaped 1 oz Silver Colorized Prooflike $5 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER Exclusive Pacific Rim Label
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Price: $169.00
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2017-P Tuvalu Norse Goddesses - Freya High Relief 2 oz Silver Antiqued $2 Coin NGC PF70 Exclusive Pacific Rim Label
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Price: $69.00 $51.75
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Price: $795.00
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Price: $149.00
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Price: $229.00
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Price: $69.95
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Price: $49.95
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2017 Canada Aircraft of the Second World War - Avro Anson 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER (Exclusive Canada Label)
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Price: $149.00
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2017 Canada Aircraft of the Second World War - Consolidated Canso 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin GEM Proof (OGP)
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Price: $79.95
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2017 Canada Aircraft of the Second World War - Consolidated Canso 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER (Exclusive Canada Label)
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Price: $149.00
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2017 Canada Canadian Honors - Sacrifice Medal 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin GEM Proof (OGP)
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Price: $79.00
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2017 Canada Celebrating Canada's 150th - Proudly Canadian 1/4 oz Silver Colorized Glow in the Dark Specimen $5 Coin NGC SP69 ER (Exclusive Canada Label)
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Price: $69.00
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2017 Canada WW I Battlefront - Battle of Vimy Ridge 1 oz Silver Gilt Proof $20 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER Exclusive Canada Label
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Price: $149.00
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2017 Canada Canadian Honors - Sacrifice Medal 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin NGC PF70 UC ER Exclusive Canada Label
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Price: $149.00
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2017 Canada Canadian Honors - Order of Military Merit 1 oz Silver Colorized Proof $20 Coin NGC GEM Proof OGP
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Price: $84.95
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2017 Canada Coin Lore - The Forgotten 1927 Designs 3-Coin Set 1 oz Silver Reverse Proof Coin NGC PF69 ER Exclusive Canada Label
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Price: $249.00
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History and War Modern Commemorative Coins

History is known to be the study of past events, recorded through the writing or recording of humankind. Our history is full of war, peace, discoveries, and many more events that are a topic of great interest to many of us. While we do not know every detail from historic accounts, the stories and tales of what happened before our time is very exciting - particularly when it has influenced how you live your life today.

The Significance of Coins Commemorating History

While many older coins can be collected to commemorate history, some very special coins commemorate history through their very designs. From coins honoring the 75th Anniversary of World War II from the Perth Mint, to coins honoring what would be the 250th Birthday of George Washington from the U.S. Mint, this is a major subject in numismatics.

These special coins show designs that were created to commemorate important historical events. The proper coin could be an excellent gift to someone who has lived through a historic time, or could be something to buy for yourself to make sure the events of the past stay in the back of your mind. History is a topic we want to keep close at hand, and there is no better way to do this than with a physical coin.