Interview with Justin Prather, June 14, 2012

Project: American Veterans: From Combat to Kentucky, Student Veteran Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

Justin Prather joined the Army in October 2004 where he toured in both Iraq and Afghanistan as an Aviation Operations Specialist. In this interview, Prather highlights the differences between life on an Army base in Iraq and Afghanistan. He describes his role in the mission which killed the terrorist leader al-Zarqawi, as well as his work with the U.S. Special Forces. Additionally, Prather discusses the transition back to civilian life and his pursuit of higher education.

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2012oh017_ww388

Interviewee Name

Justin Prather

Interviewer Name

Richard C. Smoot

Interview Date

2012-06-14

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Prather, Justin Interview by Richard C. Smoot. 14 Jun. 2012. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Prather, J. (2012, June 14). Interview by R. C. Smoot. American Veterans: From Combat to Kentucky, Student Veteran Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Prather, Justin, interview by Richard C. Smoot. June 14, 2012, American Veterans: From Combat to Kentucky, Student Veteran Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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