Fire Controlmen maintain and repair weapons guidance systems to ensure the precision and accuracy of the U.S. Navy’s firepower.
Skillfully manipulating advanced electrical equipment, including radars, target designation systems, and range finders, they enable the Navy’s combat ships to successfully complete their missions. Applying expertise gained from a rigorous and demanding training regimen, they play a vital role in maintaining America’s naval superiority.
This coin salutes the courageous service of all Fire Controlmen, who help to maximize the performance of the U.S. Navy’s fleet.
The obverse against a blue enameled backdrop is the specialty insignia of the U.S. Navy Fire Controlman. The reverse contains a stylized anchor design, which incorporates a full color rendering of the U.S. Navy’s official emblem.
Minted in bronze and given antique finish, this coin is imbued with bold colorful enamel on both sides.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.