Prewar composition returned with this nickel. From 1942 to 1945 they made nickels out of silver and other metals. 1946 was the first time since WWII ended that the 75% copper and 25% nickel was used again.
Here's the stats for this coin...
Type/Country: 5 Cents / United States
Metal: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
Value: $0.10 in F-12
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