2014 Australian Fifty Cent Coin - Australia at War - Boer War - Uncirculated and Carded
Of the more than 16,000 Australians who fought in the Boer War, 282 died in battle or of wounds, and 286 succumbed to disease. Six Australians joined the elite rank of Victoria Cross recipients.
This tribute to those who served in the Boer War, defending the lives and honour of British subjects in South Africa. As a symbol of history, commitment, tradition and pride.
The coloured stripes featured on the packaging are representative of the ribbon colours on the medal given out during this time.