The Coast Guard Information Systems Technician (IT) operates communication equipment; transmits, receives and processes all forms of military record and voice communications; installs and maintains telecommunications equipment ranging from towers, antennas, pole lines and underground cables to computer-based data communications and processing systems, telephone and data switching systems and networks, and public address, security and remote control systems.
This coin is dedicated to and salutes all Coast Guard personnel who have attained the IT rating. The reverse has space suitable for engraving a personal message.
Minted in a nickel alloy, this coin is given an antique finish and imbued with durable enamel in regulation blue.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item. Packaging may vary.