Interview with Courtney Johnson


  • Identifier2020 OH 087
  • Date11/25/2019
  • InterviewerBaist, Marcus
  • IntervieweeJohnson, Courtney
  • DescriptionCourtney Johnson discusses her service in the Army, why she enlisted, and what is was like to be a woman in the military. She details how the drill instructors were younger than her, the lack of privacy in the barracks, her work in the chemical unit, her promotion to an Operations Officer, her being stationed in Alaska, where she struggled with both a lack of and overabunance of sun, depending on the time of year.
  • LocationMountian View, GA
  • Duration0:18:49
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Courtney Johnson,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 25, 2024,