Student-Veteran Oral History Project

Narrator Name

Michele Romeo

Interviewer Name

Kaylee Brown; Assistant: Douglas Higbee

Context for Interview

The interview took place for the English 468 Studies in Writing/Oral History class. The assignment was based on student veterans at the University of South Carolina Aiken and their transition from military life to civilian life.

Brief Description of Interview

The interview begins with a description of Michele Romeo’s childhood, along with her family. Romeo gives a through overview of her time within the army from basic training and service in an artillery unit in Ft. Hood, TX and Iraq. She discusses the injury that caused her to leave and her journey back to college in order to pursue a career as a physical therapist for veterans.

Location of Interview

RPSEC

Duration of Interview

1 hr. 10 min.

Date of Birth

1986

Birthplace

Eglin AFB/Ft. Walton Beach, FL

Gender

F

Dates of Service

2016-2018

Branch/Units of Service

Army; 2nd Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery

Theaters/Locations of Service

Ft. Hood, TX; Iraq

Major Course of Study

Physical Therapy

Previous College/University Experience

Univ. of Southern Mississippi

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