Comment: War Nickels = 35% Silver

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War Nickels = 35% Silver

35% silver, 56% copper, 9% manganese. They are easy to spot...
Coins from all three mints bore very large mintmarks above the dome of Monticello. 1942-1945

I've found ONE in about 50 rolls and got one in change once.

http://www.coinflation.com has tons of info and "melt" values.