For more than 230 years, the soldiers of America's Army have answered the call to defend freedom in its maximum hour of danger. Going faithfully wherever they are most needed, the warriors of the U.S. Army - past and present - have willingly risked everything to protect the ideals that have kept liberty's lamp burning brightly America's shores and throughout the world. This intricately designed solid brass lapel pin, imbued with full-color enamel, is the perfect way to salute the courage and sacrifice of all those who serve America's Army. Featuring the official U.S. Army emblem rendered in accurate and stunning detail, this piece is the perfect gift for former, active-duty, and retired soldiers, as an enduring souvenir of your own military service, or as a gift for any Army enthusiast or American patriot. Designed to be worn with pride as a wardrobe accent, each lapel pin comes packaged in a fine-quality leatherette jewelry box for safe-keeping and elegant display when not in use.