Interview with Michael Navalta Jr.


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 115
  • Date: 11/23/2019
  • Interviewer: Whitney, William
  • Interviewee: Navalta, Michael, Jr.
  • Description: Michael Navalta Jr. recounts his time in the United States Army. In particular, Navalta comments on his specialized education, infantry training, and pushing his limits. He also discusses his deployments, the dangers that came with them, SERE training, and the medals he was awarded.
  • Location: Robstown, TX
  • Duration: 1:05:14
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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 Michael Navalta Jr.,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed December 7, 2021,