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55 Years of Liberation of Ukraine from Fascist Invaders

Putting into circulation : 20 October 1999
Technical Specifications
Denomination Metal Weight, g Diameter, mm Quality class of coinage Edge Mintage, pcs Actual, pcs
2 nickel silver 12.8 31,0 ordinary corrugated 50000 50000

Series: World War II
The coin is dedicated to commemorate 55 Years of liberation of Ukraine from Nazis, to honour those people who took part in military operation, disabled veterans of the war of 1941-1945, labour veterans, to remember the blessed memory of those perished in the struggle against fascism.
On the coin obverse there is depicted the small National Emblem of Ukraine framed with wheatears and the semicircular inscriptions: УКРАЇНА, 2 ГРИВНІ, 1999. (Ukraine/ 1999 / 2 hryvnia)
On the coin reverse there is a depiction of a laurel spray - symbol of glory, blade of a sword, salute stars and the inscription: 55, РОКІВ, ВИЗВОЛЕННЯ, УКРАЇНИ, ВІД ФАШИСТСЬКИХ, ЗАГАРБНИКІВ (55 / Years/ of Liberation/ of Ukraine/ from Fascist/ Invaders)
Designer: Oleksandr Ivakhnenko
Engraver: Roman Chaikovskyi