Among the dozens of Homecoming 2015 activities, a solemn observance took place Friday, November 6, a week before Veterans Day. The Norfolk State University Military Alumni Chapter paid tribute to one their own, PFC Thomas Henry Rhodes, by adding his name to the Alumni War Memorial located in front of Joseph G. Echols Hall. PFC Rhodes was an NSU alumnus who died during the Vietnam War.
For the full story, look for your issue of the Winter 2016 issue of BEHOLD Magazine.
Check out the New Journal & Guide’s extensive article on the life of PFC Thomas Henry Rhodes at http://www.thenewjournalandguide.com/community/local-news/726-during-homecoming-nsu-veterans-memorial-adds-name.