Founded in 1775 by order of the Continental Congress, the U.S. Army has served as the backbone of America’s military arsenal for more than 200 years.
Since its inception, the Army has consistently confronted and defeated the forces of tyranny throughout the world, gaining a reputation as the world’s ultimate defender of liberty. Comprised of tough-minded and skilled warriors willing to answer the call to arms at moment’s notice, the U.S. Army stands prepared at all times to bear any burden in the pursuit of victory. With overwhelming force and unyielding resolve, the soldiers of the U.S. Army carry the cause of freedom to the far reaches of the globe, pursuing America’s enemies with trademark tenacity.
This coin salutes the mission of the U.S. Army to fight tirelessly to defend liberty wherever it is most threatened. The obverse features the emblem of America’s modern Army enameled in gold and black. The reverse bears the words of the Oath of Reenlistment.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) Round diameter.
This is an NWTMINT surplus item.