As members of one of the world's elite fighting forces, Marine Corps Veterans have challenged and defeated history's most ruthless regimes. Serving with trademark determination and bravery befitting a Marine, they have earned the right to be counted among America's elite warriors. This coin salutes all Marine Corps Veterans for their exceptional valor and devotion to duty in defense of freedom around the world. The obverse features the Marine Corps eagle, globe, and anchor emblem. "Veteran" is imprinted in bold letters above. The reverse features a raised Nickel metal rendering of the IWO JIMA Memorial from Arlington VA., with a gloss black background and USMC underneath. Struck in Nickel and imbued with baked enamel, this coin also has a beautiful diamond-cut edge on both sides.
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