Demonstrating proven proficiency and an unwavering devotion to duty, those who earn the rate of Ensign are renowned for their tireless devotion to duty.
Ensigns are the foundation of the Coast Guard leadership corps. Embodying the spirit and pride of America’s oldest maritime law enforcement service, they tackle every assignment, no matter how daunting, with inspiring confidence and an unyielding determination to achieve victory. Employing their expertise in communications, intelligence, propulsion, engineering and other critical areas of operation, they provide vital support to Coast Guard commanders throughout the world, ensuring America’s security through continued maritime dominance.
This coin pays tribute to the outstanding commitment and advancing skill of all Coast Guard Ensigns. Featured on the obverse is the single-bar rank insignia worn by these individuals. The reverse features an open area suitable for engraving a name or personal message. Struck in a nickel alloy, this coin is accented with enamel highlights on both sides. Each coin comes packaged with a detailed header card that describes the unique contributions made by Coast Guard Ensigns.
Struck in a nickel alloy and gently brushed with an antique finish, this coin is accented with crisp enamel highlights.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
Officially Licensed Product of the U.S. Coast Guard
This is a surplus NWTM item.