Military Payment Certificates (MPC) range from 5 cents to $20 and were used specifically overseas by the military and authorized civilians. The Secretary of War approved their use 7 August 1946. They were first issued 16 Sep in Europe and 29 Sep in the Pacific. They are no longer used as currency.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Museum trip summary coming soon!
Spent over an hour sitting down with the museum curator at the US Army Finance Corp Museum at Fort Jackson, SC and will post the results soon. I also coordinated a return trip for November-December time frame so again if anyone has questions please send them to me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Picked up this new purchase:
Listed all the notes in the trading area on eBay if you are intested in picking any up cheap.