Interview with Alison Ruffell, maiden name Miller, female, formerly Rhodesian Army.
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Interview undertaken in London on 03/08/2009 by Annie Berry
Audio file details:
Media: hard drive and CD.
Format: wav and mp3.
Size: 874MB and 79.3MB.
rhodesia; army (rhodesia); sunshine sheme; medical personnel; emigration (from uk); immigration; excitement; racial segregation; servants; travel; medical institutions; war casualties; umtali, rhodesia; social participation; women; wages; military recruitment (rhodesia); air accidents; helicopters; war dead; military communications; customs and traditions (british); gender roles; military training (rhodesia); occupational status (in rhodesian security forces); clubs; community (social values); army (uk); fire force; military intelligence; contact (with opposition); land mines; dead bodies; medical treatment; prisoners of war; side switching; hanging; communism; torture; zimbabwe people’s revolutionary army (zipra); economic and social development; press coverage; parades; television publicity; censorship; arms control; economic sanctions; identity; loyalty; selous scouts; monitoring forces; security force auxiliaries; natural resources; independence (of zimbabwe); zimbabwe national army; smith, ian douglas (1919-2007); Rhodesian Oral History Project