Interview with Christopher Rechtin


  • Identifier2020 OH 119
  • Date11/19/2019
  • InterviewerYeaton, Steven
  • IntervieweeRechtin, Christopher
  • DescriptionChristopher Rechtin details his time in the United States Army and his return to civilian life. In particular, Rechtin comments on his choice to enlist, his time during basic training, and his feelings before deployment. He also shares his experiences during his deployment to Iraq, and comments on how the war changed him. He also discusses his easy re-entry into civilian life.
  • LocationCincinnati, OH
  • Duration0:17:56
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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