Until his death he kept the French and Belgian francs, which were given to him at the time, to spend while making his way through occupied Europe.
What does BF stand for?
BF stands for Belgian Franc (unit of currency)
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In 2009 he made an emotional visit back to the beaches 65 years after the Allied onslaught and until his death kept the French and Belgian francs which were given to him at the time to spend while making his way through occupied Europe.
Antwerp this meant a four thousand million Belgian francs loss in transfer fees for this Belgian club.
When people came in with 50 euro notes (worth about pounds 35), he was forced to hand out change in Belgian francs, going against the whole spirit of the operation.
The Belgian franc sprung from its French equivalent and began to circulate when Belgium was annexed to France under Napoleon at the end of the 18th century.
BELGIAN FRANC 1832 - 2001 THE arrival of the Belgian franc was a source of great pride.
Euro-zone" includes those soon-to-be withdrawn currencies which are the Austrian schilling, the Belgian franc, the Dutch guilder, the Finnish maarka, the French franc, the German mark, the Greek drachma, the Irish pound, the Italian lire, the Portuguese escudo and the Spanish peseta.
The tiny 1,000 sq ft trial store in Brussels started trading in March and already turns over 800,000 Belgian francs a week (12,500 [pounds sterling]), said Ury.