Interview with Holdbrook MacArthur


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 072
  • Date: 10/29/2019
  • Interviewer: Ilekhue, Humphrey
  • Interviewee: MacArthur, Holdbrook
  • Description: Holdbrook MacArthur details joining the military as an older recruit, the positions he held, and the challenges he faced. He also discusses being an immigrant who enlisted, his transition after being discharged, the classes you are required to take, and the path of service he took on after leaving the Armed Forces.
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  • Duration: 0:43:48
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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 Holdbrook MacArthur,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed November 27, 2021,