purchase is RESTRICTED to active and retired members of the United States Border
marks 85 years of Honorable Service to the Nation by Patrol Inspectors, Patrol
Agents, and Aircraft Pilots of the United States Border Patrol. A special badge,
coin, and lapel pin set have been exclusively designed and manufactured to commemorate
this occasion. The badge features details of the original issue badge embraced
by the United States flag and the Border Patrol flag. The back of the badge gives
tribute to the dedicated Members and their code, HONOR FIRST, in bold raised lettering.
The coin features the badge on one side and the obverse recognizes the Patrol
of old, on horse back that still remains a vital service after 85 years, contrasted
with the Patrol of today on ATVs and with benefit of wireless communication and
surveillance as represented by the tower. The mini badge lapel pin is a meticulous
reproduction of the badge in miniature.
portion of the proceeds from each purchase will benefit the U.S.B.P.
Museum in El Paso.