Interview with Donnie Burdine


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 003
  • Date: 11/8/2019
  • Interviewer: Bishop, Dylan
  • Interviewee: Burdine, Donnie
  • Description: Donnie Burdine details his early life in Kentucky, his troubled early years, and his enlistment in the Air Force, which was suggested by a judge. In particular, Burdine comments on his choice to work as an engineer, being stationed in Korea, friends while stationed abroad, his readjustment back to civilian life, and his opinions on war and the VA.
  • Location: London, KY
  • Duration: 0:43:22
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  • Restrictions: None
  • Rights: Contact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.
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“Interview with Donnie Burdine,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 18, 2021,