Interview with Michael Varney


  • Identifier2021 OH 147
  • Date11/3/20
  • InterviewerCarpenter, Christina
  • IntervieweeVarney, Michael
  • DescriptionMichael Varney served in the US Army from January 1993 to February 1997. In his interview he discusses his bootcamp experiences, specific missions and his return home, as well as the assistance his service group provided the Coast Guard during anti-drug trafficking operations. Varney also comments on his decision to join the Navy, the challenges he faced and he details what helped him get through his time in the service.
  • LocationGeorgetown, KY
  • Duration 2:08:38
  • Restrictionsnone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Michael Varney,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed December 10, 2023,