Interview with Eric Alexander Poynter


  • Identifier2020 OH 051
  • Date11/17/2019
  • InterviewerPoynter, Allison Nicole
  • IntervieweePoynter, Eric Alexander
  • DescriptionPFC Eric Alexander Poynter recounts his time in the United States Army. In particular, Poynter comments on his time in basic training and the friendships he developed while enlisted. He also shares his advice for those who are currently thinking about joining the Armed Forces.
  • LocationEubank, KY
  • Duration0:11:14
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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