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A challenge coin from a previous Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy. Photo supplied

Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy puts out call for new coin design

— Good morning/afternoon shipmates, I would like to take a moment of your time to invite digitally creative Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) sailors, veterans and their family members to submit ideas for my new challenge coin. There are many of you out there who are talented digital artists, and have already designed items such as […]

Air Training Plan Coin

Coin commemorates Commonwealth Air Training Plan

RCAF Public Affairs >> The Royal Canadian Mint has launched a new $20 silver coin commemorating the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (BCATP). The Plan, as it came to be known, arose from Prime Minister William Lyon Mackenzie King’s desire to see Canada contribute meaningfully to the Allied war effort while, hopefully, maintaining control of […]