Interview with Mike Boardman, male, formerly Internal Affairs, Rhodesia.
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Interview undertaken in Bristol on 02/05/2009 by Annie Berry
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internal affairs; rhodesia; royal navy; family; marriage; education; customs and traditions (british); discipline; cold war; press; radio; mau mau; kenya; economic and social development; liberalism; racial segregation; loyalty; cultural identity (rhodesian); immigration; television; television publicity; afrikaners; social stratification; social status; higher education; engineering; engineers; military heritage; equal oportunity; politics; identity; railways; mining; air transport; rationing; travel; insurgency; conscription; national service (rhodesia); protected villages; security; national defence; fire force; war dead; tracking; call ups; military training; guard force; ambush; contact (with opposition); mtoko, rhodesia; civil defence; wartime construction ; indigenous populations; counterinsurgency (coin); land mines; customs and traditions (african); convoys; muzorewa, abel tendekayi (b 1925); warfare; terrorism; ethnic groups (in rhodesian security forces); social participation; holidays; african languages; chilapalapa; shona; spirit mediums; emigration (from rhodesia); weather; loyalty; currency; cost of living; torture; violence against the person; whites; farming; economic and social development; oppression; independence (of zimbabwe); Rhodesian Oral History Project