The US Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Academy has shaped elite non-commissioned mariners into highly-skilled and decisive Chief Petty Officers since 1982. Originally created to provide leadership training to the Coast Guard’s senior enlisted personnel, the Academy’s mission changed in 1986 to provide the superior levels of professional growth and training expected of newly advanced Chief Petty Officers.
This worthy tribute to the US Coast Guard Chief Petty Officer Academy in Petaluma, CA is beautiful piece of craftsmanship expertly minted with smooth enamel accents in patriotic red, white and blue enhancing the obverse. The reverse feature the US Coast Guard’s emblem and serves as a constant reminder the courageous Guardians who form the essence of this elite nautical organization.
Minted in a brass alloy, this coin contains rich enamel accents on both sides.
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This is an out of date design and will not be remade after product is sold out.