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with enduring gratitude to our fallen heroes

Northeastern University Veterans Memorial

Northeastern’s memorial is dedicated to students and alumni who lost their lives in service to the United States during times of war and conflict.

A Place to Pay Tribute

A view along the Veterans Memorial, with metal plates memorializing each of Northeastern’s fallen heroes.

A Place to Honor

A proud member of Northeastern’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps holds the United States flag during a Veterans Day event.

A Place to Reflect

Dedicated on Veterans Day 2006, one side of the Veterans Memorial features a black granite wall, while the other offers an area for private contemplation.

A Place to Remember

The memorial’s plates represent dog tags worn by service members and are ordered by year of death, starting in 1898 and continuing to today.

A Place to Join Together

Each Veterans Day, Northeastern’s community celebrates service members who sacrificed their lives for our country.