This coin is dedicated to the soldiers of all nations participating in the International Security Assistance Force mission in Afghanistan, but with special recognition for Canadian Forces personnel stationed in Kandahar.
The front of this coin features a relief map of Afghanistan done in 3d superimposed over a list of the 42 nations that have contributed to the International Security Assistance Force mission. The coin's edge has the moto of the ISAF, "Help and Cooperation"
, in English, French, Dutch, and Pashto, the official language of Afghanistan.
The back of the coin has a Canadian Flag and the initials ISAF in the centre and the unofficial moto of the Support Our Troops movement around the edge: "If you don't stand behind our troops, feel free to stand in front of them"
...and the icon:
There will also be a non-trackable version of this coin made available if enough orders are placed. Anyone wishing to purchase this coin may have it customized with their unit abbreviation laser engraved on the back of the coin where the tracking number would normally go. There is space for 8 characters.
Two dollars from the sale of each of the non-trackable coins will go to the Military Family Resource Centre.