United States Army Europe is responsible for U.S. Army operations throughout Europe, including providing intelligence and support for U.S. Army Africa. From its headquarters in Wiesbaden, Germany this command plays a critical role in the War on Terror by providing logistical and intelligence support.
In their mission to support operations in over 51 countries, the intelligence personnel use advanced technology to deliver mission-critical information in near real-time. Some personnel are individually attached to other units in the course of their duties, providing an increased level of support for our troops in their fight for freedom.
Minted from bronze, and imbued with bold colored enamel on each side, this medallion is dedicated to intelligence brigades headquartered in United States Army Europe. The obverse features the coat of arms of Wiesbaden. The reverse displays the insignias of United States Army Europe (USAEUR), the Military Intelligence Corps, and the Army Signal Corps.
This handsome challenge coin is bronze and given an antique finish, and is imbued with durable and attractive enamel.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inches, (44mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item.