Interview with LTC Brian Sweeney


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 081
  • Date: 11/13/2019
  • Interviewer: Moore, Kimberly
  • Interviewee: Sweeney, Brian, LTC
  • Description: LTC Brian Sweeney recounts his impressive career in the United State Army. In particular, Sweeney comments on his Special Forces training and breaking his ankle at Ft. Benning, which led to a switch to the Infantry. He also comments on not being picked for Delta Forces, training ROTC students at University of Kentucky, and being deployed to Bosnia and Kosovo for three years. Many of LTC Sweeney's missions are still classified but he does discuss a few of his most important or memorable missions from over the years.
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  • Duration: 1:39:38
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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 LTC Brian Sweeney,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed January 22, 2022,