Pay tribute to the hardships and sacrifices of all U.S. prisoners of war. This powerful, yet moving, silver dollar shows a chained eagle breaking free through a ring of barbed wired on the obverse, which was designed by Tom Nielson, a former prisoner of war (POW). Issued to help fund the National Prisoner of War Museum (reverse) in Andersonville, GA, once the site of the Confederates’ largest POW camp.
- Material: Silver
- Mint Mark: Philadelphia
- Product Type: Single Products
- Commemorative Series: U.S. Prisoner of War Museum (1994)
- Year: 1994