Annette Bickett

Interview Date: December 9, 2010
Annette Bickett was born in Houston, Texas, but moved to Denmark with her mother when she was 12. She graduated from college with a business degree and returned to Houston where she became interested in joining the Marine Corps. After attending Officer Training in Quantico, Virginia, Bickett joined the Marines as an Air Support Control Officer. She discusses what it was like to spend the majority of her time in a C-130 and the differences that were inherent between her and the forces on the ground in Iraq. In addition to this, Bickett talks about her difficulties returning to the United States and her decision to attend the Patterson school at the University of Kentucky.

School: University of Kentucky
Major: Diplomacy
Hometown: Houston, Texas
Service: United States Marine Corps
War Served: Operation Iraqi Freedom
Dates: 2003-2008

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