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Currency Safe Conduct Pass (A)

Title

Currency Safe Conduct Pass (A)

Subject

Korean War, 1950-1953

Description

Paper leaflet Side A
Dimension: 9.5 X 17 cm

Printed with red and black inks. Three 100 won-valued bills. written in Korean (for North Korean soldiers), English (for U. S. soldiers), and Chinese (for Chinese soldiers). The year of 1947 is printed on the back pages of all the three pieces of paper with the description of "Minju Choson (민주조선)."
<From original description by U.S. Army in 1952: This note is Safe Conduct Pass based on design of a North Korean 100-won note. >

Designation: 6027-9027

This certificate was created to guarantee the security and safe passage for North Korean and Chinese soldiers and to instruct code of conduct for U. S. Army soldiers, who would possibly treat the bill-holders.

Creator

United Nations Forces
Mark W. Clark (Commander in Chief United Nations Forces

Source

McCune Collection

Date

1947-00-00

Language

eng

Identifier

http://cksdigital.manoa.hawaii.edu/photo/items/show/174
http://cksdigital.manoa.hawaii.edu/photo/files/original/mcll0026_c6a13c0a81.png

Files

mcll0026_c6a13c0a81.png

Collection

Citation

United Nations Forces and Mark W. Clark (Commander in Chief United Nations Forces, “Currency Safe Conduct Pass (A),” Center for Korean Studies Digital Archive, accessed September 23, 2017, http://cksdigital.manoa.hawaii.edu/items/show/213.

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