Here is the Original Full Set-Order Mother Heroine Star No. 81894 Gold Star on Silver with RARE Low NUMBER. 3 orders of Motherhood Glory 1st, 2nd and 3rd degree and 2 motherhood medals.
FULL SET from lowest award to the highest!! Regulations on the title "Mother-Heroine".
The title "Mother Heroine" is the highest degree of distinction and is awarded to mothers who have given birth and raised 10 or more children. The title of "Mother Heroine" is awarded when the last child reaches the age of one year and if there are other children of this mother alive. When conferring the title of "Mother Heroine", children are also taken into account. Adopted by the mother in the manner prescribed by law.
Mothers who have been awarded the title "Mother Heroine" are awarded the Order "Mother Heroine" and a Diploma of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR. The Order "Mother-Heroine" is worn by the awarded on the left side of the chest and, if the recipient has other orders and medals, is placed above them. Description of the order "Mother-heroine". The badge of the Order "Mother Heroine" is a golden convex five-pointed star against the background of silver rays diverging in the form of a five-pointed star, the ends of which are placed between the ends of the golden star.
The size of the order between the opposite ends of the silver shtral star is 28 mm. The height of the order together with the block is 46 mm. As of September 18, 1975, the gold content in the order was 4.5 ± 0.4402 g, the silver content was 11.525 ± 0.974 g. The fineness of gold was 950.The total weight of the order was 17.5573 ± 1.75 g . The badge of the order is connected by means of an eyelet and a link to a figured metal plate covered with red enamel. On the plate there is a convex inscription "Mother is a heroine". The edges of the plate and the inscription are gilded. The plate has a pin on the reverse side for attaching the order to clothes .
History of the order "Mother-heroine". The title of "Mother Heroine" is the highest degree of distinction of the Soviet Union, established for women for their merits in the birth and upbringing of children. For the first time in Russian history, a special award was introduced for mothers: the Order of the Mother Heroine.
It is noteworthy that this title was established during the Great Patriotic War, which claimed the lives of millions of Soviet people. Most of the men who died at the fronts were young and middle-aged. The country's population has declined significantly.
The introduction of the title "Mother Heroine" and the order of the same name emphasized how urgently the country needed young people at that time, a new generation of builders of communism. The author of the design of the order is the artist Ganf I. The first assignment of the honorary title "Mother Heroine" was made by the Decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR of October 27, 1944. Among the fourteen women awarded the title of "Mother Heroine" by this Decree, the Order "Mother Heroine" No. 1 and the Diploma of the Presidium of the USSR Armed Forces No.
1 were awarded to Anna Savelyevna Aleksakhina, a resident of the village of Mamontovka, Moscow Region, who raised 12 children. During the war, eight of her sons went to the front, four of them died. The award was presented to her in the Kremlin on November 1, 1944. According to some unverified reports, they wanted to give the first issue of the order "Mother Heroine" to a woman - a communist.
However, members of the CPSU were not found among the candidates for the high rank. I had to give Order No. 1 to the non-party Aleksakhina. She lived in a barracks. When the authorities came from Moscow to meet with a mother of many children, the day before, furniture was brought from the district committee to her barracks.After the departure of the commission, the furniture was taken back to the district committee. As of 1983, about 371,000 awards were made by the order "Mother Heroine". The last in the history of the USSR, the assignment of the title "Mother Heroine" took place in accordance with the Decree of the President of the USSR of November 14, 1991. The high award was given to women living in the RSFSR, Ukraine, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Kazakh SSR and the Republic of Tajikistan. As of January 1, 1995, approximately 431,000 women have been awarded the Order of the Mother Heroine. Look on pics for good used condition. One of the orders missing back pin. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Russia\Medals, Pins & Ribbons". The seller is "realpro102" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.