100 piece War Nickel bag .
35% 1942-1945 Silver War Nickels Each War Nickel contains .05626 oz of silver. (100 pc bag = 5.626oz) Great way to buy silver at a low-premium. War nickels were made from 56% copper, 35% Silver, and 9% manganese. The government needed Nickel & Copper for the production of military supplies during World War II therefore produced the 35% Silver War Nickels.