On this Memorial Day the Army is highlighting one of the ways military survivors can make others aware of their sacrifice - they're called gold star pins.
They are small lapel pins that have a powerful meaning - helping keep the memory of fallen soldiers front and center.
The Army is also using social media to help raise awareness – families are invited to share images of their loved ones at www.facebook.com/FamilyMWR. To learn more, visit www.goldstarpins.org
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