Luxembourg 2 euros 2017 - Voluntary Military Service

Obverse of Luxembourg 2 euros 2017 - Voluntary Military Service
Details The coin commemorates the 50 anniversarry of since the establishment of the volunteer military service. The Luxembourg Army was integrated into the Force Publique (Public Force), which included the Gendarmerie and the Police. The army has been an all-volunteer force since 1967 and its current strength is approximately 450 professional soldiers, 340 enlisted recruits and 100 civilians.
Specifications Diameter - 25.75mm Thickness - 2.2mm Weight - 8.5gr
Composition BiAlloy (Nk/Ng), ring Cupronickel (75% copper - 25% nickel clad on nickel core), center Nickel brass (75% copper - 20% zinc - 5% nickel)
Edge Combination of the number 2 and ** repeated six times
Mintage 300,000 pieces

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