Texas Tech will honor fallen soldiers at Memorial Circle - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Texas Tech will honor fallen soldiers at Memorial Circle

Texas Tech, along with more than 100 colleges and universities, will collaboratively read the names of the 6,200-plus casualties of Operation New Dawn, which includes Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

The names will be read in chronological order by Texas Tech students, faculty, and staff over a period of eight hours, beginning at 9 a.m. at Memorial Circle on Campus. There will be a national moment of silence at 1 p.m. and closing a ceremony will begin at 4:30 p.m.

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