Interview with Jon S. Hooper


  • Identifier2020 OH 037
  • Date12/3/2019
  • InterviewerHooper, John J.
  • IntervieweeHooper, Jon S.
  • DescriptionJon S. Hooper discusses his time in the United States Navy. In particular, Hooper comments on his time in the Perisan Gulf during Operation Southern Watch. Hooper shares stories about life on aircraft carriers, details his wartime experiences, and comments on his transition back into civilian life and the memories of his time in the service.
  • LocationPark Hills, KY
  • Duration0:31:05
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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