Interview with Ken Dreyer


  • Identifier2020 OH 133
  • Date11/24/2019
  • InterviewerWithrow, Cindy
  • IntervieweeDreyer, Ken
  • DescriptionThis interview covers Ken Dryer's reasons for joining the military, his experiences as a soldier at home and while deployed, and his response to several different areas of his time in the Army. Dryer moved a lot as a child but knew at an early age that he wanted to serve his country and add his name to a family history of soldiers. During his time in the service, Dryer experienced a broad range of activities. He was stationed at 2 different bases in 8 1/2 years and was deployed overseas to Afghanistan and Iraq on multiple occasions. He was very aware of the challenges he faced transitioning back to civilian life and discussed a few that were the most difficult for him.
  • Duration00:16:14
  • RestrictionsNone
  • RightsContact Special Collections and Archives, Crabbe Library, Eastern Kentucky University for reproductions, duplications, rights and permission to publish.


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