The U.S. Navy's Constructionmen are an integral part of the Navy "SeaBees," one of America's most celebrated fighting forces.
Employing advanced planning, design, and construction technology, they help build and maintain the Navy's critical infrastructure throughout the world. Essential to the success of America's military operations, Constructionmen skillfully support the development of bridges, roads, hospitals, command posts, and housing units. Embodying the "Can Do" spirit of the "SeaBees," they discharge their duties with renowned efficiency, contributing to the success of America's global military operations.
This coin pays tribute to the skill and dedication the Navy's Constructionmen, whose service sustains the worldwide mission of America's Armed Forces. The obverse contains the specialty insignia of the Navy's Constructionmen enameled in traditional colors. Crested by an eagle with wings outstretched depicted beneath the letters "USN," the reverse contains a space for engraving.
Minted in a nickel alloy and coated with an antique finish, this coin's obverse is hand enameled. Each coin comes packaged with a detailed header card that describes the mission and history of the U.S. Navy.