Embossing is produced on the workpiece consisting of two metals: brass ring, inside which is inserted a copper-Nickel disk. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding on the circumference of the piping.The obverse of the coin
in the middle of two lines with specified amount (the number "10" underneath the word "РУБЛЕЙ" below there is a sign of the Saint-Petersburg mint
(consists of letters "СПМД". Inside the figure "0" alternately when changing the angle of inclination can be seen the number "10" and the word "РУБ" On a circle above the inscription "БАНК РОССИИ" at the bottom the year of issue "2000", left a Laurel branch, right to oak.On the coin reverse
against the background of the outline of a five-pointed star, depicts a Soviet soldier (photo by M. Alpert) with a raised gun in his right hand, the top in a circle the inscription - "55 ЛЕТ ВЕЛИКОЙ ПОБЕДЫ" At the bottom of the start and end dates of the great Patriotic war "1941 1945".
Artist - A. V. Baklanov, sculptor - A. S. Kunats. The coin was released on may 4, 2000. The unofficial name - "Politruk".
The famous photograph "combat" was made in 1942, the Soviet photographer max Alpert. It depicts a Junior political officer AG Eremenko, raising soldiers to attack. There are several versions of what time the picture was taken. According to one of the soldiers died a few seconds after the captured moment. The event took place in Ukraine in the vicinity of Lugansk.
There are a variety of coins with the mark of the Moscow mint