Founded in 1908, the U.S. Army Reserve trains and prepares combat-ready soldiers for rapid mobilization and deployment in support of America’s global military mission.
Executing their mission to vigorously defend the cause of freedom throughout the world, the citizen-soldiers of the Army Reserve stand ready to fight at a moment’s notice. Serving to bolster the strength of America’s Armed Forces, they play a vital role in the success of America’s military operations and enhance the nation’s ability to respond quickly and decisively to enemy threats. Demonstrating a firm resolve and a fierce desire for victory, the dedicated soldiers of the U.S. Army Reserve are an essential component of America’s military arsenal.
This coin salutes the courageous service of U.S. Army Reserve soldiers, as they carry out their mission to provide critical combat support in the defense of America’s freedom.
Minted in a brass alloy, this coin contains rich enamel accents on its obverse and reverse sides. Denoting the Army Reserve’s proud heritage, the obverse features the bust of a Colonial-Era Minuteman, America’s first citizen-soldier. The reverse bears the seal of the United States Army. Each coin comes packaged with a descriptive header card that details the history and mission of the U.S. Army Reserve.
Each coin measures 1.75 inches (44mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item and features a discontinued design. Once it is sold out, it will not be remade.