Interview with Jimmy Thanh Doan


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 091
  • Date: 11/21/2019
  • Interviewer: Gravois, Melissa
  • Interviewee: Doan, Jimmy Thanh
  • Description: Jimmy Thanh Doan details his time in United States Marine Corps. In particular, Doan comments on being a first generation immigrant, his parent's reaction to his enlistment, his time in basic training, and how he developed a service oriented mindset to adapt.
  • Location: Vernon Hills, IL
  • Duration: 0:48:58
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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 Jimmy Thanh Doan,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed May 6, 2021,