Interview with Chris Pearce, male, formerly Rhodesian Army.
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Interview undertaken in Berkshire on 09/12/2008 by Sue Onslow
Audio file details:
Media: hard drive and CD
Format: wav and mp3
Size: 883MB and 80.0MB
rhodesia; british south africa police; military heritage; military training (rhodesia); military uniforms; emigration (from uk); interethnic relations; crime; terrorism; special branch; criminal investigation department (cid); nationalism; firearms; riots; violence against the person; abduction; racism; racial discrimination; servants; british; uk; socialism; immigration; insurgency; family; criminals; fear; african languages; interpreting; interrogation; prisoners of war; civilian war deaths; hanging; war dead; hms fearless; hms tiger; resignation (from rhodesian security forces); politics; smith, ian douglas (1919-2007); china; communism; psychological trauma; suicide; russia; flower, ken (?-1987); emigration (from rhodesia); identity; cultural identity (rhodesian); cultural values; gender roles; customs and traditions (british); community (social values); discipline; external operations; war dead; south africa; afrikaners; social class; black african peoples; spirit mediums; military intelligence; hearts and minds; psychological warfare; humour; dead bodies; mortuaries; police reserves; conscription; Rhodesian Oral History Project