Interview with Chris Linder


  • Identifier2020 OH 054
  • Date12/3/2019
  • InterviewerHowell, Chris
  • IntervieweeLinder, Chris
  • DescriptionChris Linder discusses his time in the United States Marines Corps., his deployments, and his return to civilian life. In particular, Linder comments on his deployment to Iraq during Desert Storm and a second deployment that was riddled with politcs and ever changing Rules of Engagement. He also details his involvement in humanitarian missions in Liberia, Haiti, and New Orleans. Linder concludes his interview with comments on transitoning back to civilian life, where he ultimately found his place as a firefighter.
  • LocationMilliken, CO
  • Duration1:06:40
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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