USAA honors military with free coin Posted:05/25/2005 To honor the more than 1.4 million military members defending freedom at home and abroad, USAA has created the "Global War on Terrorism" commemorative coin. Global War on Terrorism coin In recognition of Memorial Day, USAA announced that the free coin is available to active duty, Guard, and Reserve members. It serves as a symbol and reminder of the sacrifices made by the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces in their fight against terrorism. "Memorial Day is a time to remember those who served our country," said Air Force Major General (Ret.) Susan Pamerleau, a senior vice president of USAA. "The 'Global War on Terrorism' coin is a simple reminder of all that our servicemembers have done – and continue to do – to keep America safe." This is the 10th coin that USAA has commissioned to honor the armed forces. Others coins have recognized Operation Iraqi Freedom and various patriotic themes. Active duty, National Guard, and Reserve servicemembers can obtain their free coin here. Supplies are limited to one coin per person.