National Purple Heart Hall of Honor 2022 Proof Five-Dollar Gold Coinhttps://catalog.usmint.gov/national-purple-heart-hall-of-honor-2022-proof-five-dollar-gold-coin-22CA.html
- Sales open for pre-orders February 24, 2022 until the expected shipping date of July 13, 2022. Introductory pricing will be in effect for single coin options until March 24, 2022 at 3:00 PM (ET)
- Please make sure your credit card is not scheduled to expire prior to the shipping date to ensure prompt delivery of your order
- Minted at the West Point Mint
- Accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity
The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor’s mission is to commemorate the service and sacrifice of men and women who were killed or wounded in action, representing Purple Heart recipients from the Civil War to the present day. The Purple Heart is awarded to members of the U.S. Armed Forces who have been wounded or killed in enemy action. The National Purple Heart Honor Mission is dedicated to paying tribute to our nation's combat wounded through special outreach and educational programming.
Obverse: This design features the Purple Heart medal with the inscriptions “LIBERTY,” “IN GOD WE TRUST,” “THE PURPLE HEART,” “2022,” and “A GRATEFUL NATION HONORS AND REMEMBERS.”
Reverse: This design places George Washington’s signature under the Badge of Military Merit and over a textured stripe. Inscriptions are “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “1782,” “BADGE OF MILITARY MERIT,” “E PLURIBUS UNUM,” and “FIVE DOLLARS.”
Surcharges in the amount of $35 for each $5 gold coin sold are authorized to be paid to the National Purple Heart Honor Mission, Inc., to support its mission, including capital improvements to the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor facilities.
|Composition:||90% Gold, 6% Silver, Balance Copper|
|Weight:||0.243 troy oz.|
|Diameter:||0.850 inch/21.60 mm|
|Mint and Mint Mark:||West Point - W|