1943 D/D FS-513 1C MS - would this qualify?
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That's a form of die erosion that resulted from the plated planchets used in 1943. It's extremely common and often mistaken for a repunched mintmark.

The same phenomenon occurs with our current brass-plated zinc cents, with the same confusion.

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Thank you @DWLange that Makes total sense. Since I could not a picture in the Variety Plus Page for comparison. I thought I would ask. going to put it aside so I can use it as reference. So, on the date, more specifically the 3, Is that environmental damage, where the material was moved out? 

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