Founded in 1959, Training Center Yorktown is the Coast Guard’s largest training command, providing instruction in all of the Coast Guard’s operational programs.
Coast Guard Training Center Yorktown is located on the easternmost tip of Virginia’s historic triangle, which consists of Jamestown, Yorktown, and Williamsburg. Through its various schools and centers, including its National Aids to Navigation School (NATON), the Boat Forces Center, and Boatswain’s Mate School, it fulfills its mission to train and equip the Coast Guard’s enlisted personnel to meet the demands of providing effective search and rescue, homeland security, and maritime law enforcement.
This coin salutes the mission of Training Center Yorktown to prepare men and women to serve as members of the nation’s elite coastal defense force.
Minted in a brass alloy, this coin contains rich enamel accents on both sides.
Each coin measures 1 3/4 inch (44mm) in diameter.
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