Interview with Joseph Emerson Mitchell, 16 October 2011

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Interview with Joseph Emerson Mitchell, 16 October 2011

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Joseph Emerson Mitchell, Sr., interviewed by David Mitchell, first enlisted in the United States Army in 1950 at age 17. Mitchell speaks about his experiences serving during both the Korean and Vietnam wars, including stories of the breakdown of segregation and racism in the military.

Subject

Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Korean War, 1950-1953
Mitchell, Joseph Emerson, Sr.
Veterans
Personal narratives, American
United States
Interviews

Creator

Mitchell, Joseph Emerson
Mitchell, David

Extent

11 pages

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Mitchell, Joseph Emerson
and Mitchell, David, “Interview with Joseph Emerson Mitchell, 16 October 2011,” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed June 27, 2019, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/19755.