50th Anniversary – Guadalcanal Battle
To mark the 50th anniversary of the attack on Guadalcanal, the Central Bank of Solomon Islands has authorized the Royal Mint to strike a cupro-nickel $1 coin
The reverse has been designed by Dutch sculptor and medallist Willem Vis and portrays the successful American landing at Guadalcanal on 7 August 1942 under the leadership of General Vandegrift.
Alloy: Cupro – Nickel
Weight (gms): 28.28
Diameter (mm): 38.61