This Medal of Honor Gold coin commemorative represents the highest award for valor in action against an enemy force that can be bestowed upon an individual serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.
- Contains .2419 oz of Gold.
- Comes in a U.S. Mint box and with a certificate of authenticity.
- Obverse: Represents the U.S. Army’s war service from the Revolutionary War through today, symbolizing its continuity of strength and readiness. It features, from left to right, Continental, Civil War, modern, World War II and World War I soldiers.
- Reverse: Based on the official U.S. Army emblem and represents the unbroken history of loyalty and commitment to defend the Nation. It includes the inscription: "This We’ll Defend", the motto of the U.S. Army.
This 2011-P Gold $5 Commemorative Army Proof coin will make an excellent addition to any collection. Add this historical commemorative to your cart today!
The U.S. Army was established 236 years ago to defend our Nation. From the Revolutionary War to the current operations taking place around the globe, U.S. Army soldiers have maintained a deep commitment to our Nation’s core values and beliefs. With Box and Certificate of Authenticity. The Medal of Honor is the highest award for valor in action against an enemy force that can be bestowed upon an individual serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. Fewer than 3,500 Medals of Honor have ever been awarded. It is presented to a person who distinguishes him or herself conspicuously by gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his or her life above and beyond the call of duty while: engaged in action against an enemy of the United States, engaged in military operations involving conflict with an opposing foreign force, or serving with friendly foreign forces engaged in an armed conflict against an opposing armed force in which the United States is not a belligerent party.