20 Cents - Elizabeth II Star of Gallantry
0.20 AUD = 0.14 USD
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Legends of the Anzacs - Medals of Honour
4th Portrait Queen Elizabeth II facing right
ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 2017
Depiction of the Star of Gallantry Medal partly surrounded by wattle leaves emerging from Royal Crown
STAR OF GALLANTRY
The Royal Australian Mint in conjunction with some Australian Newspapers released this NCLT coin as part of a 14 coin series called "Legends of the Anzacs" in April 2017.
To get a coin you had to obtain a token from the newspaper and redeem it at a cost of $3.00. Different tokens were published each day for 2 weeks (hence 14 coins). The coins are commemorating various service medals awarded to Australian Military personnel from the Boer war to the Afghanistan war.
Ten of the 14 coins released in the series are 20 cent coins and four of them are 25 cent coins. They were issued in a collector coin card.
This particular 20 cent coin refers to the Star of Gallantry medal which is awarded to people recognised for acts of great heroism or conspicuous gallantry in action during circumstances of great peril. It is the second highest gallantry award in the Australian honours system and has been awarded 7 times since its inception in 1991.
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