Interview with Eliot White [October 14, 2012]

Title

Interview with Eliot White [October 14, 2012]

Description

Eliot White, born in Russia but adopted by American parents, entered the US Navy before starting college. After basic training he went to ITA School and participated in Operation Naval Intelligence working in Washington DC. He was eventually deployed to Bahrain and saw combat a couple of times. He describes his combat experience as "very hectic" and music was the only thing that could calm him after his difficult experiences.

Subject

White, Eliot
Veterans
Iraq War, 2003-2011
Personal narratives, American
United States
Interviews

Creator

Di Tomasso, Thomas
White, Eliot

Rights

Copyright for the Veterans Oral History Project's audio and transcripts is held by Appalachian State University. These materials are available for free personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that proper citation is used.

Language

English

Type

Oral History

Identifier

5018_White_Eliot_20121014_transcript_M
5018_White_Eliot_20121014_audio_A

Citation

Di Tomasso, Thomas
and White, Eliot
, “Interview with Eliot White [October 14, 2012],” Appalachian State University Libraries Digital Collections, accessed June 19, 2019, https://omeka.library.appstate.edu/items/show/38160.