2 dollars: War of 1812: HMS Shannon

Series: Canada: Commemorative Circulation Toonies

2 dollars War of 1812: HMS Shannon - 2012 - Series: Commemorative Circulation Toonies - Canada

The War of 1812 was a fundamental turning point in Canada’s history, a struggle from which some of Canada’s earliest unifying moments emerged. These stories - including that of the Leda-class frigate, HMS Shannon - have become important chapters in the narrative of Canada.