Interview with Brian Blancharde, male, formerly Federal Army, Rhodesia and Nyasaland.
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Interview undertaken in Bristol on 07/01/2009 by Annie Berry
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rhodesia; federal army; racism; royal air force (uk); national service (uk); federation of rhodesia and nyasaland; rhodesia house, the strand (london, uk); military recruitment (rhodesia); liberalism; colonialism; reid-daly, (ron) ronald francis, lieutenant colonel (b 1926); occupational status (in rhodesian security forces); ethnic groups (in rhodesian security forces); racial discrimination; military training (rhodesia); social class; social stratification; roads; parades; spirit mediums; religion; cultural values; customs and traditions (british); cultural isolation; family; british empire; identity; social participation; capricorn society; trade unions; missionaries; military awards; military intelligence; military personnel; education; equal opportunities; rhodesia and nyasaland staff corps; mugabe, robert gabriel (b 1924); whites; press coverage; press; united rhodesia party (urp); todd, reginald stephen garfield (1908-2002); elections; election campaigns; auret, diana; church (rhodesia); matabeleland south province, rhodesia; 5 brigade, zimbabwe national army; war dead; christianity; police reserves; emigration (from rhodesia); godwin, peter (b 1957); conscientious objectors; british south africa police; politics; smith, ian douglas (1919-2007); rhodesian front (rf); higher education; cultural identity (rhodesian); international relations (rhodesia-uk); nationality; heritage; nationalism; zambia; independence; south africa; marriage; women; Rhodesian Oral History Project