Interview with Monique Johnson


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 038
  • Date: 12/12/2019
  • Interviewer: Holder-Jones, Justin M.
  • Interviewee: Johnson, Monique
  • Description: Monique Johnson details her time in the United States Navy, and the hardships of being deployed. In particular, she comments on what it was like to ship out, the difficulties of Basic, the struggles of being on her own, and what it was like to be a woman in a position of power in the Navy. Johnson also discuesses her transition back into civilian life and the issues she has seen with the VA.
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • Duration: 1:16:46
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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 Monique Johnson,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 18, 2021,