Vigilant defenders of the homeland and always ready to fight at a moment’s notice to protect American interests abroad, the sailors of the United States Coast Guard hold victory as their highest priority in everything they do.
The most highly skilled port security and coastal defense force in the world, the U.S. Coast Guard has played a vital role in safeguarding America’s shores and propelling American forces to victory overseas.
This coin is in honor of the dedicated members of the U.S. Coast Guard for their commitment and courage in keeping America safe. The obverse features the famous quote from General Douglas MacArthur that reads: “In war, there is no substitute for victory.” The reverse bears the seal of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Minted in MerlinGold,® a proprietary brass alloy that simulates the look and feel of gold.
Each coin measures 1 1/2 (39mm) in diameter.
This is a surplus NWTM item. Packaging may vary.
This is an out of date design and will not be remade after product is sold out.