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American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set

American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set
American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set
American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set
American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set

American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set
This coin program commemorates the 100th anniversary of the founding of The American Legion on March 15, 1919, by members of the American Expeditionary Forces occupying Europe after World War I. The American Legions primary focus is on service to veterans, service members, and communities.

The American Legion was founded on four pillars: Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation, National Security, Americanism, Children and Youth, and was incorporated by Congress the same year as a patriotic veterans organization devoted to mutual helpfulness. Join us in celebrating The American Legions 100 years of service! Gold Coin Obverse: The obverse (heads) design commemorates the inception of The American Legion and its mission to serve America and its war veterans. The outer geometric rim design from The American Legion emblem, the Eiffel Tower, and V for victory represent the formation of the organization in Paris in 1919 at the end of World War I. Inscriptions are IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY, 1919, and 2019.

Reverse: The reverse (tails) design depicts a soaring eagle, a symbol of the United States during times of war and peace alike. The American Legions emblem is depicted above the eagle. Silver Dollar Obverse: The obverse (heads) design depicts The American Legion emblem adorned by oak leaves and a lily, commemorating the founding of The American Legion in Paris, France. Inscriptions are LIBERTY, IN GOD WE TRUST, and 2019. Reverse: The reverse (tails) design represents the founding of The American Legion in Paris, France in 1919. Above the crossed American and American Legion flags is a fleur de lis and the inscription 100 YEARS OF SERVICE. Half Dollar Obverse: The obverse (heads) design, depicts two children standing and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, the little girl proudly wearing her grandfathers old American Legion hat. Inscriptions are LIBERTY, 2019, IN GOD WE TRUST, and I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG. Reverse: The reverse (tails) design completes the phrase from the obverse I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG. OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. The design depicts an American Flag waving atop a high flagpole as seen from the childrens point-of-view from the ground below. The American Legions emblem is featured just above the flag. Additional inscriptions are E PLURIBUS UNUM, and HALF DOLLAR.

Because of the variability of pricing the price of gold and silver may change because of the price of gold on the precious metal markets. 90% Gold, 6% Silver, Balance Copper. 8.33% Nickel, Balance Copper. The item "American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set" is in sale since Saturday, May 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Commemorative\Modern Gold (1984-Now)".

The seller is "gizzardsstuff" and is located in Kansas City, Missouri. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Type: Proof Set
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Certification: U. Mint
  • Strike Type: Proof
  • Year: 2019
  • Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated


American Legion 100th Anniversary 2019 Three-Coin Proof Set