Demonstrating advanced proficiency and proven performance, those who have risen to the rank of Sergeant First Class join a class of distinguished and dedicated leaders. Serving as highly trained tactical advisors, they support the completion of critical combat missions around the world, helping to secure America's military dominance. Possessing an instinct for bold and decisive action, they execute orders with admirable efficiency and perfect poise, earning the respect of their superiors and all those in their command. Proficient in a wide range of tasks, they serve as expert technical instructors and play a vital role in fostering the development of the infantrymen in their charge. As experienced leaders and tireless warriors, they are an essential component of America's Armed Forces. This coin salutes the courageous command of those who proudly hold the rank of Sergeant First Class in the U.S. Army. Minted in bold green and gold enamel on the coin's obverse is the Sergeant First Class rank insignia. The reverse bears the U.S. Army's 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 Sergeants First Class to the successful completion of the Army's global mission.