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Flags such as this one, were hung in windows of homes of people with relations serving in the armed forces. Each star represented each family member in the services.

Display Status This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.
Object Details
Country of Origin United States of America Type MEMORABILIA-World War II Physical Description United States Family Service Flag; rayon flag with red border and white center; three blue 5 point stars arranged vertically in center of flag; gold fringe on bottom of flag; gold tasstles on rod. Dimensions 2-D - Unframed (H x W): 29.2 x 21.6cm (11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in.)
Materials Overall: Rayon
Inventory Number A19970382000 Credit Line Found in collection. Donor unknown at this time. Found on NASM premises Data Source National Air and Space Museum Restrictions & Rights Usage conditions apply
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