Mines De Pierrefitte French POW Camp


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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