Utilizing the world’s most advanced long range weapons systems to suppress and defeat America’s enemies, the Army’s Field Artillery Branch is vital to the success of U.S. Military operations throughout the world.
Expertly employing surface-to-surface canon, rocket, and missile fire, the skilled soldiers of the Army’s Field Artillery units execute their mission to halt the advance of enemy forces. With pinpoint accuracy, they exploit the U.S. Army’s awesome firepower, delivering swift and crippling blows designed to weaken the enemy’s position.
Headquartered at Fort Sill in Oklahoma, the Field Artillery Branch is one of the Army’s three main combat arms forces.
This coin pays tribute to proud heritage of the U.S. Army’s Field Artillery Branch. The obverse replicates the design and detail the Field Artillery Branch Plaque, which contains a pair of crossed cannons. The reverse bears the official seal of the U.S. Army.
Minted in a brass alloy and finished in bronze, this coin is imbued with rich enamel on both sides.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
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