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Items left at the memorial plaque of Lauren McCain on the drillfield. Photo taken on 5-1-07.

Photo by Teri H. Hoover.

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Items left at the memorial plaque of Brian Bluhm on the drillfield. Photo taken on 5-1-07.

Photo by Teri H. Hoover.

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Drillfield memorial stones and Burruss Hall on 4-19-07.

Photo by Teri H. Hoover.

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Candlelight vigil held on one year anniversary of 4/16. On the drillfield with Burruss Hall in background.

Photo by Roger Gupta.

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A message board from the Drillfield Memorial.

Photo by Roger Gupta.

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One of the message boards from the Drillfield memorial on 4/20/07.

Photo by Roger Gupta

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Flowers and visitors at a memorial on the Drillfield on Hokie Hope Day, 4/21/07.

Photo by Roger Gupta.

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(April 19, 2007)

32 stones like this - one for each of the deceased - are arranged in a semi-circle in front of the largest memorial, on the drillfield in front of Burruss Hall.

Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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(April 19, 2007)

I thought this gentleman was just passing through, but I saw him circle the drillfield at least twice. War Memorial is in the background.

Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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(April 18, 2007) Candles on ledge of War Memorial; prayer circles on drillfield.


Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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(April 18, 2007) Memorial on edge of drillfield; Torgersen Hall behind.


Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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(April 18, 2007) Prayer circle on drillfield.


Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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(April 18, 2007) Two men kneel in silence in front of the largest memorial site on campus,
located on the drillfield directly in front of Burruss Hall and not far from Norris Hall.


Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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(April 18, 2007) One of many inscriptions that have appeared on a series of memorial boards on the drillfield. Today I counted at least 32 of these 4 by 8 foot sheets, and they keep adding more as they get filled in.


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(April 18, 2007) Wreath at War Memorial

Photo courtesy of Brent Jesiek.

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A sign on the drillfield provides visitors with additional information about the April 16th Memorial, including background details and guidelines for leaving memorial items. Photo taken February 14, 2008.

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Cross at the memorial for the victims. Taken April 21, 2007.

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Taken April 21, 2007. Virginia Tech memorial on the Drill Field.

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Taken April 21, 2007. Virginia Tech memorial on the Drill Field.

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View of the drillfield during the VT-Engage kickoff event on October 16, 2007.

Photo courtesy of Kevin Cupp.

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