Drawing strength from knowing his brother-in-arms has his back, this coin honors the few and the proud who do battle with our enemies in order to secure American freedoms. From the South Pacific to Kandahar, the brotherhood of Marines has lived up to its reputation as the “First to Fight,” leading the charge in the most intense battles in the history of our great country. Give this coin as the perfect gift or reminder for the warriors of our United States Marine Corps.
The U.S. Marine Corps has instilled fear in America’s enemies for more than 200 years, producing bonds that only those who have marched into battle side-by-side can fully comprehend. No one knows you better than your brother-in-arms. It’s a bond that gives strength in the trying times and difficulties ahead.
Minted with an antique patina for exceptional quality and detail, this coin is dedicated to the tough fighting spirit and proud brotherhood of the United States Marine Corps. The obverse features a squad of Marines, brothers-in-arms, dedicated to finishing the mission. The reverse displays the classic Marine Corps symbol, the eagle, the globe, and the anchor, with a quote from Henry V by William Shakespeare:
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers;
For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother;
– William Shakespeare
Each coin measures 1.75 inches (44mm) in diameter.