Description of coin 25 kopecks 1916 "The payment token. Paris " (type 1):
In early 1916 to France to participate on the side of the Entente was sent 45 thousand soldiers were part of the Expeditionary corps of the Russian army. A year after the February revolution, the troop was disbanded, but in France voluntarily left about 1,000 soldiers. For the needs of the local circulation were issued special tokens of copper-Nickel alloy.