Interview with Timothy J. Gaffney Jr.


  • Identifier2020 OH 095
  • Date11/18/2019
  • InterviewerJessica Gaffney
  • IntervieweeGaffney, Timothy J., Jr.
  • DescriptionTimothy J. Gaffney Jr. recounts his time in the Air National Guard. In particular, Gaffney comments on his enlistment path, basic training in Texas, and his job in fire protection. He also detilas the rigours of training continuously, the travel that came with it, as well as his reasons for re-enlisting. He also covers the effects his service has had on his family, and the ways his military training helped him become a better firefighter.
  • LocationScotia, NY
  • Duration0:36:12
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


“Interview with Timothy J. Gaffney Jr.,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed July 25, 2024,