Oceania JIM

Oceania Japanese Invasion Money

The size and denominations were based on Australian currency of the time: ½ Shilling, One Shilling, Ten Shillings, One Pound.

There are many stories surrounding Japanese Invasion Money in Australia. The Australian government printed numerous counterfeit JIM notes as well as overprinting propaganda messages on captured notes.

The Australian Government had also designed Australian 'Yen' as occupation currency for use in Japan should an invasion of Japan take place.