Patrolling the treacherous waters of Lake Michigan, the dedicated U.S. Coast Guard personnel of Sector Lake Michigan perform their duties with renowned excellence and skill. This precision-struck coin captures the symbols and salutes the dedication of those “Brew-City Maritime Guardians” in a unique and enduring way.
The “Brew-City Maritime Guardians” are headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, or “Brew City,” so named for its renowned brewing industry. Sector Lake Michigan is the largest of all the Coast Guard Sectors in terms of units and the fourth largest in terms of personnel. The sector’s vital mission includes search and rescue, law enforcement, marine safety, aids to navigation and homeland security for all of Lake Michigan and its surrounding waterways.
The obverse features a rendering of the Sector Lake Michigan emblem. The reverse bears the official seal of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTMint item, packaging may vary.
This is an out of date design and will not be remade after product is sold out.