Student-Veteran Oral History Project


Chase Day Interview

Narrator Name

Chase Day

Streaming Media

Interviewer Name

Lauren Connelly and Delilah Daigle

Context for Interview

This interview was a part of the University of South Carolina Aiken’s Student Veteran Oral History Project. Veterans were interviewed in order for students and others to learn more about their life and experiences in the military.

Brief Description of Interview

Student veteran Chase Day discusses his life and military service in this interview. This is a contribution to the University of South Carolina Aiken’s Student-Veteran Oral History Project. Mr. Day gives personal insight into his life before, during, and after his time in the Air Force. There is a focus on his adjustment into civilian life and college after his career. Mr. Chase discusses stress, his experiences serving in Germany, and the current career he is pursuing, among other things.

Location of Interview


Duration of Interview

35 min

Date of Birth



Cookeville, TN



Dates of Service


Branch/Units of Service

Air Force

Theaters/Locations of Service

Lackland AFB, TX; 316th Training Squadron, Goodfellow AFB, San Angelo, TX; 450th/24th Intelligence Squadron, Ramstein AFB, Germany; 31st Intelligence Squadron, Ft. Gordon, GA

OEF, Operation Inherent Resolve

Highest Rank Attained

E-5/Staff Sgt.

Major Course of Study

Exercise Science

Previous College/University Experience

Tennessee Tech, East TN State Univ.

Day Transcript.docx (37 kB)
Day Transcipt

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Day Index