Interview with John Davis, May 10, 2023

Project: Mayfield, Kentucky 2021 Tornado Oral History Project

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Interview Summary

This interview is a follow up interview with John Davis. Davis was Chief of Police for Mayfield PD and eventually the Sheriff of Graves County. He now is known as the local historian for Mayfield and dedicates his time to preserving the history of Mayfield and Graves County. He recounts his memories of the tornado event, and discusses how the recovery process has gone in the months since.

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2023oh0261_may0026

Interviewee Name

John Davis

Interviewer Name

Rebecca Michelle Freihaut

Interview Date

2023-05-10

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Davis, John Interview by Rebecca Michelle Freihaut. 10 May. 2023. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Davis, J. (2023, May 10). Interview by R. M. Freihaut. Mayfield, Kentucky 2021 Tornado Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Davis, John, interview by Rebecca Michelle Freihaut. May 10, 2023, Mayfield, Kentucky 2021 Tornado Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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