Interview with Jimmy Thanh Doan


  • Identifier2020 OH 091
  • Date11/21/2019
  • InterviewerGravois, Melissa
  • IntervieweeDoan, Jimmy Thanh
  • DescriptionJimmy 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.
  • LocationVernon Hills, IL
  • Duration0:48:58
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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