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Interview with John Durkay

John Durkay, a twenty-two year veteran of the Army, began his service as a mechanic but later became a Czech linguist and transferred to the intelligence services. He recounts his time serving in Germany and looks back on his service in this interview.

  • John Durkay


    Sergeant First Class

    Served in: Cold War

    John Durkay served in the U.S. Army for over 20 years. He worked in Germany during the Cold War, and eventually retired out of Goodfellow Air Force Base. Durkay still lives in San Angelo, and is married with two children. 

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