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The Dong.

For those of you who are snickering out there; you know who you are. The Dong is not a male sexual member. It is a form of Vietnamese currency.


South Vietnamese currency.

The September of 1968 Saigon Black Market exchange rate was 175 Dong per U.S. Dollar.

The Military Payment Certificate.

Military Payment Certificates

U.S. Military personnel were paid in MPC's instead of Dollars.

This was done to discourage profiteering in and inflation of the local currency.

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