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USS Jefferson City Engravable Coin

Item# nwt-coin-759
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The USS Jefferson City is a Los Angeles Class (Improved) attack submarine. It was commissioned The USS Jefferson City (SSN-759) on February 29, 1992, under Commander Russell Harris. The keel laid down by Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Co., Newport News, VA, on September 21, 1987. It was christened the USS Jefferson City on March 24, 1990, at Newport News Shipping Yard, Virginia, and launched on August 17, 1990. The sub's sponsor is Mrs. Susan A. Skelton, wife of Missouri Congressman Ike Skelton. Jefferson City is assigned to the US Pacific Fleet and homeported at San Diego, CA.

This 1.75" coin honors and salutes the USS Jefferson City, and all personnel who have served aboard her. This coin minted in a brass alloy is given an antique brass finish and imbued with enamel in the bold colors of the insignia of the 14th district. The reverse contains an engraving plate suitable for a name and rank or personal message