Mines De Pierrefitte French POW Camp

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Mines De Pierrefitte was located in Cauterets, France.  The mines produced Lead, Zinc, and Iron Oxide.  After World War II Germans POWs worked in the mines and a type of private scrip was produced for use in canteens. Denominations issued include 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, and 500 Francs.  The back of the notes is blank.

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