Interview with Joe Jenkins


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 110
  • Date: 11/21/2019
  • Interviewer: Mason, Rebecca
  • Interviewee: Jenkins, Joe
  • Description: Joe Jenkins recounts his time in the United States Army. In particular, Jenkins recounts his time as a Staff Sergeant, basic training, his deployment to Iraq, his work with interpreters, and the hardships of combat. He also discussed his reentry into clivilian life, and his thoughts on people who are currently joining the military.
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  • Duration: 0:07:29
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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 Joe Jenkins,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed September 24, 2021,