5 oz 2019 America the Beautiful | War in the Pacific - Guam Silver Coin
The Pacific theatre of war was home to some of the bloodiest and most gruesome battles, in world War II. Guam was the setting of two decisive battles. One of these was a two-day skirmish that resulted in heavy allied causalities. The second, a battle lasted nearly a month and lead to heavy axis losses and casualties and establishing victory for the allied forces.
Each battle was characterized by harsh terrain and thick and dense jungle which allowed for ample opportunity to be ambushed. However, despite this, with the complete determination of the allied forces, they were able to overcome the enemy and establish another victory in the pacific. This victory provided liberation of the inhabitants of the island from the Japanese occupying forces. The courage, valour, and triumph of this battle are reflected in this amazing 5 oz 2019 America the Beautiful war in the pacific coin.
The reverse side depicts American infantrymen, as they storm the pacific island to secure victory. Skillful graving and etching are implemented to illustrate the setting in vivid detail. The image is encapsulated by the title of the battle which serves as the legend, the coin's year of issue, and the American motto, "E Pluribus enum."
The obverse holds the right-facing likeness of the first President of the United States, George Washington. The nation of issue serves as the legend of the obverse side, while the words "liberty," "In God We Trust" and "Quarter dollar" are also seen. The "America the Beautiful" series also has the added security feature of etching the weight and coin purity along the rim of the coin.
Following the battle, strategic strongholds in the form of airfields and bases were implemented around Guam to establish air superiority over axis forces. This battle was one of many that turned the tide of the battle of the Pacific, which ultimately resulted in Allied victory. Being that this is the 48th release in an epic series, it contains a high degree of value. The tale of a nation is illustrated on 5 oz 999 pure silver making the whole series collectible, ensuring appeal from investors and collectors alike. Secure your 5 oz 2019 America the Beautiful War in the Pacific Guam silver coin right now!
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|Effigy of George Washington and the words "United States of America Quarter Dollar Liberty In God We Trust"|