Jaime Hernandez: The 1994-W Vietnam Commemorative coin was struck to commemorate the 1oth Anniversary of the Vietnam Memorial Wall in Washington, DC. The wall was built to commemorate the men and women who served America in the Vietnam War.
Obverse: The obverse of the coin shows a hand touching the Memorial Wall located in Washington, DC. In the background of the Wall, it also shows the Washington Monument. The obverse has the inscriptions, Liberty 1994, In God We Trust and Vietnam Veterans Memorial."
Reverse: The reverse shows three different military Medals. Which are the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Vietnam Service medal and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
Issue Date: July 29, 1994
Issue Price: $35.00
Metal Composition: 90% Silver; 10% Copper
Diameter: 38.10 mm
Weight: 26.73 grams
Obverse Designer: John Mercanti
Reverse Designer: Thomas D. Rogers, Sr.
Maximum Authorized Mintage: 500,000