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Interview with Andrew B. Napier, January 28, 2010

Part of Col. Arthur L. Kelly American Veterans Oral History Collection

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Title:
Interview with Andrew B. Napier, January 28, 2010
Creator:
Andrew B. Napier; interviewee. Tyler Gayheart; interviewer.
Format:
oral histories
Publication date:
2010
Date uploaded:
2012
Description:
Andrew Napier enlisted in the National Guard as a medic immediately after high school. In this interview, he discusses preparation for, and deployment to Afghanistan, and the stress of being a medic. He also describes ambushes and identifying a KIA in detail while in Afghanistan. In addition, Napier discusses his association with the University of Kentucky VA office after coming home and its effectiveness in helping with his transition.
Language:
english
Publisher:
Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries
Repository:
University of Kentucky
Type:
video
Subject:
Veterans--Kentucky--Interviews., College students--Kentucky--Interviews., Operation Enduring Freedom, 2001-, Afghanistan., Improvised explosive devices., Grenades., Military weapons., War--Relief of sick and wounded., Medicine, Military., Ambushes and surprises., University of Kentucky Military Veterans of America., Veterans--Education (Higher)--Kentucky., United States National Guard., Military service, Voluntary., United States--Armed Forces--Recruiting, enlistment, etc., University of Kentucky.
Source:
Col. Arthur L. Kelly American Veterans Oral History Collection
Metadata record:
http://nyx.uky.edu/dips/xt7w3r0psm1s/data/mets.xml
Rights:
This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the owning repository. Copyright is retained in accordance with U. S. copyright laws. Please go to http://kdl.kyvl.org for more information.