USS The Sullivans Warships of World War 2 75th Anniversary Coin was crafted with the level of detail a US Navy challenge coin deserves. Featuring the strong bow line and superstructure of this famous USN destroyer displayed on this magnificent coin. The US flag in red and blue with silver accents is also displayed. The nickname “We Stick Together” is also carved into the coin along with its hull number DD-537. With 9 battle stars from her actions in WW2 they are ornately displayed at the top of the coin. This is a retired United States Navy Fletcher-class destroyer. The ship was named in honor of the five Sullivan brothers (George, Francis, Joseph, Madison, and Albert) aged 20 to 27 who lost their lives when their ship, USS Juneau, was sunk by a Japanese submarine during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal on 13 November 1942. This was the greatest military loss by any one American family during World War II. She was also the first ship commissioned in the Navy that honored more than one person.
In 1977, she and cruiser USS Little Rock (CG-4) were processed for donation to the Buffalo and Erie County Naval & Military Park in Buffalo, New York. The ship now serves as a memorial museum ship and is open for public tours. A truly remarkable WW2 collectible coin this World War 2 75th commemorative anniversary coin is perfect for your collection.
USS The Sullivans Warships of World War 2 75th Anniversary Coin Product Details
- Highly detailed 3D Coin
- Antique Gold and Antique Silver Plating
- Hand Painted Color Accents
- 4 mm thickness
- 2″ Size
Our Warships Of World War 2 75th Anniversary Challenge Coins honors America’s Navy on this historic 75th Diamond Anniversary Of the ending of WW2. We will never experience this monumental and occasion again and these collectible coins had to be made to honor this special anniversary. Each of these incredibly detailed World Of Warship coins displays a dreadnought silhouette sailing at sea, sun rays above it and the words Warships Of World War II 75th Anniversary. Each of these monumental coins features a US Navy warship and is produced with elaborate antique gold and silver accents. There are no coins like it anywhere and we are honored to offer these US Veteran produced coins to you.
This series of coins features US Navy battleships, cruisers, destroyers and submarines. There are a total of 22 coins as part of this collection making it a unique and incredible set of collectible coins.
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