Photo credit: Michael Hnatov
Accession Number: T.2014.12.4
Dimensions: 1/8 in X 1 9/16 in
Dimensions (Metric): 2.54 cm X 2.54 cm
Credit Line: Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Memorial Tribute Archive
1st Ranger Battalion challenge coin made of engraved steel with gold colored coating. The coin features the Ranger shield on the front, in color, with text: "1st Ranger BB | Afghanistan - Iraq - Grenada - Panama | Mytkyina - Messina - Omaha Beach | Korea - Vietnam | Merrill's Marauders." The back of the coin is engraved "Rangers Lead the Way" with the serial number 1701 and a place for the owner to engrave their name.
This coin was left on the 9/11 Memorial. Exact date and location unknown.