NORTHWEST TERRITORIAL MINT
USN Navy Individual Augmentation IA Coin
Individual Augmentees (IAs) are Sailorswho support or augment another Navy, Marine Corps or Army command. Sailors usually go to their IA assignment on temporary or TAD orders and return to their current or parent command once they complete their assignment. Assignments varyin length from a few months to a year or more. This coin salutes the men and women who serve as individual augmentees.