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From: barbara <>
Subject: Gold Star Mothers
Date: Thu, 08 Apr 1999 17:26:47 -0500


I think some have a misunderstanding of the term "Gold Star Mother".

"Blue Star Mothers of America displayed a blue star to represent a son
in service; Gold Star Mothers would never see their sons again. "
(From
http://kentuckyhistory.org/agencies/khs/museums/military/kentuckians_and_wwii/supporting_troops.htm
Kentucky Historical Society)

Barbara





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