Interview with John Little


  • Identifier: 2020 OH 314
  • Date: 5/24/20
  • Interviewer: Little, Jaclyn
  • Interviewee: Little, John
  • Description: John Little begins with details over his personal background before going into the military. Next, he comments on his experiences in basic training and his thoughts about that experience and how it made him into who he is today. Little then moves on to describe his duties as a petty officer, his first impressions of combat, rankings of fellow soldiers, and the conditions of working during war time. He talks about how he would have not done anything differently during his time in the Navy and explains how it has impacted his values and beliefs about the United States.
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  • Duration: :12:55
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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.
  • Indexer: Little, Jaclyn
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“Interview with John Little,” William H. Berge Oral History Center, accessed December 9, 2021,