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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2019 Austria 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing Domed Silver Colorized Proof €20 Coin GEM Proof OGP
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2019 Switzerland 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 - Solar Sail Silver Proof Fr.20 Coin NGC PF70 Black Core Holder Exclusive Switzerland Label
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2019 Switzerland 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 - Solar Sail Silver Proof Fr.20 Coin GEM Proof OGP
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2019 Niue 1 oz Silver Chinese Trade Dollar $1 GEM Proof
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Roll of 25 - 2019 Great Britain 1 oz Silver Royal Arms £2 Coins GEM BU
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6-Piece Set - 1943-1944 D-Day Invasion 75th Anniversary Steel Cent WWII Set Circulated
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6-Piece Set - 1937-1944 World Coins D-Day Invasion Circulated Presentation Box with Story Card & COA
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2019-P Australia Gold Nugget - Welcome Stranger $100 Coin NGC MS70 FR Opera House Label
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2019-P Australia Apollo 11 Moon Landing 1 oz Silver Proof $1 Coin GEM Proof UC OGP
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2019-P Australia 1 oz Silver Welcome Stranger Nugget $1 Coin NGC MS70 FR Opera House Label
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2019-P Australia 1 oz Silver Welcome Stranger Nugget $1 Coin NGC MS69 FR Opera House Label
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2019 Tuvalu Akiane's Prince of Peace Rectangular 1 oz Silver Colorized $1 Coin NGC MS70
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2019 Tristan da Cunha 1 oz Silver Laurel Proof Coin GEM Proof
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2019 Smithsonian Russian Beard Token 10 g Silver Antiqued Medal NGC GEM BU Exclusive Smithsonian Label
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2019 Isle of Man Manannan High Relief Cross-Shaped 3 oz Silver Antiqued £5 Coin NGC MS70 FR
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2019 Isle of Man Manannan High Relief Cross-Shaped 3 oz Silver Antiqued £5 Coin GEM BU OGP
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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.