Charged with providing security for U.S. Army commands and installations throughout the world, the highly trained soldiers who serve the Military Police uphold and enforce the Army’s regulations, assist with maneuver and mobility support, and oversee interment and resettlement operations. Though designated as one of the Army’s combat support branches, the members of the Military Police are trained in urban warfare tactics and may be utilized to directly assist combat units in emergency situations. Deployed throughout the world, men and women of the Military Police are vital to the success of America’s military operations.
This coin honors the dedication of every member of the Army’s Military Police, whose constant vigilance and proven courage enhance America’s military power. Stuck in a high relieft antique finish, the obevrse depicts the Army Military Police badge in intricate detail. The reverse bears the Army ethos and an area for engraving.
Each coin measures 1.75 inches (44mm) in diameter.
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