The 1991-1995 World War II Proof Half Dollar (Clad) was minted at the Philadelphia Mint and issued in 1993 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of America’s involvement in World War II.
The reverse depicts a battle scene from the Pacific Islands. The obverse was designed by George Klauba, and the reverse was designed by Bill J. Leftwich.
The obverse design of the half dollar depicts the faces of a solider, sailor, and airman looking upwards. A B-17 bomber flies overhead and a “V” for victory is in the background.
The obverse inscriptions include “Liberty”, “In God We Trust”, and the dual date “1991-1995” which represents the 50th anniversary of American involvement in the war from 1941-1945. The reverse inscriptions include “United States of America”, “E Pluribus Unum”, and the denomination “Half Dollar”.
Weight: 11.340 grams
Composition: 92% Copper; 8% nickel
This beautiful coins is encapsulated and presented in the original United States Mint blue box, with Certificate of Authenticity.