The men and women who serve as rescue personnel are known for
their skill under pressure and their passion for saving lives.
Prepared by extensive
training and driven by a deep desire to help those most in
need, these talented and dedicated individuals always rise to
the occasion to get the job done. Their professionalism and
desire to achieve excellence in the face of daunting
challenges inspires not only the people they help, but all
those who witness their work. On battlefields and bases
throughout the world, and in communities across America, these
individuals complete their assigned mission with great skill
This coin is dedicated
to all those who put their lives on the line to safeguard
others as fire and rescue personnel. The obverse features the
Star of Life, the symbol denoting and honoring all emergency
services personnel. The reverse bears the creed uniting all
emergency services personnel, which reads "I stand ready all
the time to help my fellow man."
Struck in a nickel
alloy and brushed with an antique finish, this coin is
accented on both sides by bright enamel highlights. Optional gift box available.