When Is Gold Star Mother's Day

When is Gold Star Mother’s Day Celebrated?

In the United States of America, Gold Star of Mother’s Day is celebrated annually on the last Sunday of September. People celebrate Gold Star Mother’s Day to accredit and honor those who have lost their daughter or son while helping the United States Armed Forces. 

Background of Gold Star Mother’s Day:

In 1929 American Gold Star Mothers, Inc. was incorporated, receiving a federal charter from the US Congress. Gold Star Mother’s Day stared with 25 mothers of Washington DC area and soon elaborated throughout the nation. From the custom of military families, the name the Gold Star Mother’s Day was derived. A service Flag close to their front window on that day.

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