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2018 $2 Commemorative Remembrance Coin ?  
 

 
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 Posted 05/31/2018  5:16 pm Show Profile   Bookmark this topic Add tnt to your friends list Get a Link to this Message
Any word on whether or not there will be a $2 Commemorative Remembrance coin later this year? I thought I read several months ago on this forum that there may not be any commemorative circulation coins issued this year because of changes in management at the RCM. It would be a shame if they didn't issue one to close out this World War I series of $2 commemoratives.
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 Posted 05/31/2018  6:50 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add vonigohcr to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I recall reading that also but it was in the context of missing the Olympic "Lucky Loonie" and may have been conjecture. There may have been other reasons to miss the Lucky Loonie including licensing fees but I would like to know if circulating commemorative coins are off the table now. That would be a shame as the NCLT (as discussed on many other threads) are quite expensive.
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 Posted 06/01/2018  08:02 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add redlock to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Well, the management will again change soon. Let's hope that the new leadership will come to its senses and issue at least a circulation commemorative regarding the end of WWI.
It would be a shame if the ''war series'' that began in 2014 would end with the 2017 Toonie. 2018 is the centenary of Armistice and that is a worthy subject for a circulation commemorative.
It's still enough time to come up with a coin till November.

By the way, I just checked canada.gazette and still no announcements for commemorative Loonies or Toonies thus far.
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 Posted 06/01/2018  1:41 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Tee to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Was at the winnipeg mint last night and there was commemorative coin shaped like a ww1 helmet (prototype coin) on display. I believe they said that would be released in November. The Obverse was inside the helmet and was QEII. I suggested they should use George V, so if it changes I had input LOL.
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 Posted 06/01/2018  7:41 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add Cdncoins to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I am very sure they will have something this year.
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 Posted 06/01/2018  9:58 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add loonielewy to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
Tee- that is good info. Thanks. Hope you are right, and can't wait 'til November.
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 Posted 06/02/2018  12:50 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add MoneyPenney to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
There are several NCLT WWI commemorate coins out already this year. Practically every month has a new coin commemorating WWI. Like this one.



But the OP is asking if there are any Circulation
Commemorate coins this year. Hard to say because this year there have no coin exchange for new circulation coins.
And the one shaped like a helmet will not be a circulation coin but yet another NCLT coin.
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 Posted 06/22/2018  2:18 pm  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add The Awesome Guys Coins to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply
I don't think we will have commemoratives in CIRCULATION this year. Bum the new mintmaster and the government.
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 Posted 06/26/2018  01:38 am  Show Profile   Bookmark this reply Add loonielewy to your friends list Get a Link to this Reply

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And the one shaped like a helmet will not be a circulation coin


Too many vending machines to change.. Would be cool though. Ah, just dreamin'. We saw them lose the Luckey loonie this year, just another causality perhaps? Time will tell, but I'm not holding my breath.
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