Star with US next to a grave stone - what does it mean?

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What does the star shown in the third picture mean? He was a corporal in the Army Air Forces.

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in Genealogy Help by Juha Soini G2G6 Pilot (107k points)
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That is a US Veteren grave marker sold by the VFW. You can see them on the VFW Store (
by Doug McCallum G2G6 Pilot (448k points)
selected by Michael Stills
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