Founded in 1908, the U.S. Army Reserve has played a pivotal role in strengthening this proud tradition, providing highly trained, combat-ready personnel to support the global military mission of America's fighting forces.
Exhibiting uncommon courage and determined leadership, the men and women of the Army Reserve enhance America's ability to respond quickly and decisively to emerging threats throughout the world.
This coin salutes the dedicated and skillful service of all U.S. Army Reserve soldiers, as they execute their mission to vigorously defend America's freedom. The obverse features the bust of a Colonial-Era Minuteman framed by a classic wreath design. The reverse bears the seal of the U.S. Army.