SOFIA. 5% Bond of 20.000 Leva. Serie B. purple, green, black. No 22435. Central fold. Text in Bulgarian. The country entered WWII in 1941 as a member of the Axis (Rome-Berlin-Tokyo) but declined to participate in Operation Barbarossa (Soviet invasion) and saved its Jewish population from deportation to concentration camps.This loan was issued to prepare for war. High denomination and as such first time offered by us.
Themes: ARMS – MILITARIA, GOVERNMENT BONDS
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