Student-Veteran Oral History Project

Narrator Name

Andrew Reed

Interviewer Name

Thomas Cartledge and Breanna Florido

Context for Interview

The purpose of this interview is to learn about Mr. Reed’s experience in the Navy and his transition from the military to higher education.

Brief Description of Interview

This interview covers topics such as Mr. Reed’s youth and then his reasons for joining the Navy. The interview then transitioned into his training and his tours in Iraq. We then move on to explore how his transition back into civilian life, and more specifically his transition into college. The interview ends by discussing Mr. Reed’s future goals.

Duration of Interview

1 hour 6 min

Date of Birth

1994

Birthplace

Passaic, NJ

Gender

M

Dates of Service

2014-2019

Branch/Units of Service

Navy

Theaters/Locations of Service

Great Lakes, MI; Naval Cryptologic Group, Ft. Gordon, GA; Iraq/3 tours

Operation Inherent Resolve

Highest Rank Attained

E-6/ Petty Officer 1st Class

Major Course of Study

Computer Science

Previous College/University Experience

Passaic County Community College, NJ

Reed Interview Part 2.mp4 (1976843 kB)
Reed Interview Part 2

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Reed Transcript

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Reed Index

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