Silver Star shining for sacrifice, honoring combat wounded, ill and dying members of our Armed Forces, and bringing remembrance to those so deserving of our thanks.
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Please Note: While the convenience and normally almost instant nature of all online forms, there may be periodic problems with the SSFOA not receiving online requests. Please Contact for acknowledgement of your online requests/orders, please email Diana Newton diananewton24@ hotmail.com for assurance of your online request or order, if you have concerns about your online submittal. Thank you so much, we are here to assist you and we appreciate your request or order from the SSFOA.
NOTE: DUE TO HEAVY DEMAND, DELIVERY OF YOUR SERVICE BANNER MAY TAKE UP TO 90 DAYS.
SILVER STAR SERVICE BANNER
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUEST FORM BELOW
Please read the qualifications and then fill out the form below to request a 8.5" X 14" Silver Star Banner for a wounded or ill service member. SSFOA issues the one star Banner only. Recipient must be living, sponsorship of the SSSB to honor the memory of one that has passed is required ($18.00 total each) *See Sponsor Banner Form, for Memory SSSB package(s)*
The Silver Star Families of America define wounded as:
"Definition of war zone determined by the Department of Defense"
* Any living Armed Forces personnel either currently serving honorably or those who have served honorably from any war, who having served in a war zone has been wounded by enemy action or who have been injured or contracted a serious illness that could be rated at least 10% disabled by the Department of Veterans Affairs. All wounds, injuries or illness must have originated in a war zone. Purple Heart recipients, victims of friendly fire, injured in a war zone, those who suffer from PTSD, Agent Orange effects and Gulf War syndrome.
* If you feel your circumstance do not meet the above standards but feel you still qualify please e-mail the SSFOA and share your story. We will consider your request on a case by case basis. email@example.com
The individual eligible to receive the Silver Star Banner would not have to be eligible for the Purple Heart or any other military decoration in order to receive a Silver Star Banner. While we strive to present a Silver Star Banner and certificate to every wounded Soldier request, we rely on donations. If we do not have funds to provide the Banner, a certificate will be sent and the name of the recipient will be placed on a waiting list for a Banner. The request will be filled as quickly as possible.
PLEASE READ. All Banner recipients will be added to our Alumni listed on our website. If due to security reasons you cannot allow your name to be listed, please send your 214 when requesting a Banner to:
Silver Star Banner Requests
c/o Silver Star Families of America
525 Cave Hollow Road
Clever, MO 65631-6313