Sample documents

Currency (see also Other information in Glossary)


Syrian and Lebanese

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Circa 1939 Syrian & Lebanese currency (front). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_12

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Circa 1939 Syrian & Lebanese currency (back). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_13

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1939 Syrian & Lebanese currency (front). Note the columns shown of the ruins at Baalbek (a famous Roman colony). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_14

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1939 Syrian & Lebanese currency (back). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_15

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1939 Syrian & Lebanese currency (front). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_16

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1939 Syrian & Lebanese currency (back). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_17


Burma

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1/4 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3684

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1/4 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3685

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Half rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3686

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Half rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3687

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1 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3628

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1 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3629

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5 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3630

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5 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3631

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10 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3632

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10 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3633

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100 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3634

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100 rupee note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3635


Indonesia

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10 rupiah note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3688

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10 rupiah note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3689


Malaya and Borneo

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1 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3658

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1 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3659

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5 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3676

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5 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3677

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10 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_6

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10 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_7

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50 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_8

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50 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of Col Hamley id no. C_HAMLEY_9

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1 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3666

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1 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3667

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5 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3636

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5 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3637

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10 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3638

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10 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3639

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100 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of W. Hammerton (daughter of VX15400 WALTERS, JACK HUGHES). id no. W_HAMMERTON_11

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100 dollar note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of W. Hammerton (daughter of VX15400 WALTERS, JACK HUGHES). id no. W_HAMMERTON_10


Netherlands East Indies

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1 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3692

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1 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3693

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5 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3694

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5 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3695

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10 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3654

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10 cent note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3655

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Half Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3656

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Half Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3657

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1 Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3660

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1 Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3661

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5 Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3640

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5 Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3641

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10 Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3642

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10 Guilder note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3643


Oceania

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1 shilling note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3668

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1 shilling note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3669


Phillipines

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1 centavo note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3678

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1 centavo note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3679

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5 centavos note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3662

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5 centavos note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3663

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10 centavos note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3690

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10 centavos note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3691

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50 centavos note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3652

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50 centavos note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3653

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5 pesos note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3696

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5 pesos note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3697

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10 pesos note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3698

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10 pesos note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3699

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Another version of a 10 pesos note in Japanese invasion currency (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3700

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Another version of a 10 pesos note in Japanese invasion currency (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3701


Phillipines (issued to Allied guerrillas fighting in the hills)

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50 centavos note (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3717

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50 centavos note (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3716

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10 pesos note (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3715

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10 pesos note (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3714

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Another version of a 10 pesos note (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3717

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10 pesos note (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3716


British Armed Forces

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1 pound note special voucher used during World War 2 (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_137

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1 pound note special voucher used during World War 2 (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_138


British Commonwealth Occupation Forces (B.C.O.F.)

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10 sen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3674

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10 sen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3675

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50 sen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3672

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50 sen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3673

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1 yen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3680

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1 yen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3681

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10 yen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (front). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3682

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10 yen military note used in Japan post World War 2 (back). Photo courtesy of C. Sandell (grandson of VX73689 C. A. R. Douglas). id no. C_SANDELL_3683