Japanese forces attacked without warning with the objective of crippling the Pacific Fleet, in order to prevent America from interfering with the planned Japanese military action in Southeast Asia. The surprise attack catapulted the United States to declare war on Japan, signaling America's entry into World War II. Roosevelt proclaimed to a stunned nation, it would be forever remembered as a date which will live in infamy. The Perth Mint is honored to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the historic attack on Pearl Harbor with this limited edition, legal tender coin struck in 99.99% pure gold.
The reverse of the coin portrays three U. Navy ships and two Japanese Zero military fighter planes, as used by the Imperial Japanese Navy in the attack on Pearl Harbor. The design includes the inscription 75th ANNIVERSARY PEARL HARBOR MCMXLI and The Perth Mint's "P" mintmark. Country: Australia Year: 2016 Metal: Gold Fitnennes. The item "2016-P 1/10 Oz Gold Australia $15 PEARL HARBOR.9999 Coin" is in sale since Sunday, April 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Gold". The seller is "coinmaster83" and is located in Pleasantville, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.