Recognized for their expanding leadership capacity and their dedication to duty, Corporals play an important role in advancing the Marine Corps' global defense mission. Serving as accomplished technicians and developing leaders, their steady command is essential to the successful execution of U.S. military campaigns throughout the world. Exhibiting a talent for swift decision-making and clear communication, they earn the confidence of their superiors and the respect of their subordinates. Renowned for their practiced skill and proven resourcefulness, they advance the mission of the U.S. Marine Corps to protect and defend America's freedom. This coin salutes the service and sacrifice of all those who hold the rank of Corporal in the U.S. Marine Corps. Enameled in bold crimson and gold on the coin's obverse is the rank insignia worn by Corporals in the U.S. Marine Corps. The reverse bears the Marine Corps' official seal. Struck in a brass alloy, this coin's rich antique bronze finish is accented by colorful enamel highlights throughout. Each coin comes packaged with a detailed header card that describes the contributions of Corporals to the successful completion of the Marine Corps' global mission.