Demonstrating a capacity for bold and decisive action, those elevated to the rank of Senior Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Coast Guard join a class of proven leaders.
Technically proficient, tenacious in their approach to problem-solving, and always ready to master whatever challenges come their way, Senior Chief Petty Officers are respected and admired by their superiors and those in their command. As accomplished leaders, they play a vital role in advancing the mission of the U.S. Coast Guard to strengthen America’s domestic defense. Renowned for their proven performance, they are a vital asset to every Coast Guard Command.
This coin is dedicated to all Senior Chief Petty Officers, whose tireless commitment, superior skill, and uncommon courage advances the mission of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Featured on the obverse is a rendering of the distinctive insignia worn by these individuals, which depicts an eagle with wings spread wide resting on an inverted “rocker” above three yellow chevrons. A single star is depicted above the eagle. Featured on the reverse is the shield of the Coat of Arms of the United States, superimposed over a fouled anchor emblazoned with a single star, denoting the rank of Senior Chief Petty Officer.
Struck in a nickel alloy, this coin is accented with crisp enamel highlights. Each coin comes packaged with a descriptive header card that underscores the unique contributions of Coast Guard Senior Chief Petty Officers.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item.