The American Legion, Department of Indiana’s Centennial Commemorative Coin is a 2.5″, textured raised and recessed, hand-painted, antique brass piece that proudly displays the Indiana Torch and 19 Stars, representing Indiana as the 19th State of the Union and our Hoosier Legion motto, We Change Lives on the back. The American Legion, founded by WWI veterans in Paris, France and chartered by Congress in 1919, is the largest Veterans Service Organization in the world. We advocate and support our nation’s wartime veterans, their families and our communities. Show your support and help bring in the first 100 years of continued service to America. Proceeds will fund the Department of Indiana’s Centennial Celebration Committee’s future events and operations. .