“Buy War Bonds”. That is the message of this design inspired by one of the thousands of posters during World War II that tried to inspire the people to help during the war effort. World War II required the cooperation of the American people to quickly rev up the war machine after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor plunged the United States into war. This bar is made from 2 Troy ounces of .999 fine silver. Here is depicted Uncle Sam carrying a flag as he is leading the charge. The message here “Buy War Bonds” and you are helping the war effort.
- 2 Troy Ounces of .999 fine silver
- Final design in the Fight for Freedom’s Sake series
- Limited to only 2500 worldwide
- Obverse features Uncle Sam waving the US flag as he leads the advance
- Reverse side has a soldier standing and laying cover fire as two other soldiers advance
On the obverse side of this bar is one of the most popular patriotic icons, Uncle Sam as he is waving the United States flag, leading the charge into battle. He and the soldier below him are in silver while the flag and planes in the background are depicted in full color. Below this scene is “BUY WAR BONDS”. This scene and message are taken from one of the thousands of posters that circulated around the United States encouraging everyone to chip in and help by highlighting how the average citizen could help. At the bottom of this side is ‘LIMITED EDITION ##### of 2500’ with the individual number depicted here.
The reverse side of the bar has the same scene that is on all the bars in this series which is a soldier standing as he lays down cover fire. Below him, two other soldiers are advancing. Above the soldier is ‘THE FIGHT’. Below the image is ‘2 oz .999 FINE SILVER’. At the bottom is ‘FOR FREEDOM’S SAKE’. There is a cutout to the bottom right that shows a plane flying over a tank perhaps a reference to the fact that we dominated the skies against the Nazi’s blitzkrieg attack.
Be sure and get your ‘BUY WAR BONDS’ 2 oz Silver Bar before they are all gone. With only 2500 worldwide, these won’t last long.