TITLE

Army coins to finance national museum

AUTHOR(S)
Rhinehart, Nick
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Soldiers;Mar2009, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the enactment of the U.S. Army Commemorative Coin Act of 2008 in December 2008. Signed by U.S. President George W. Bush, the said law will authorize the creation of a series of commemorative coins in recognition of the U.S. Army's history and heritage. The author notes that these coins will be minted and sold during 2011 and the revenues will proceed to the construction of the Museum of the U.S. Army at Fort Belvoir, Virginia. The Army Historical Foundation led the campaign for these commemorative coins.
ACCESSION #
36865755

 

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