Video: Gold Stars: A symbol of sacrifice and the Army's commitment to families of the fallen
Video by Keith Smith
Donna Engeman started wearing the Gold Star lapel pin after her husband, Chief Warrant Officer John Engeman, was killed southeast of Baghdad on May 14, 2006. She wanted to honor and remember the man she admired as "superman." But she soon realized the significance of the star was lost on others.
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