Interview with David Heppenstall, male, formerly Rhodesian Army.
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Interview undertaken in Hampshire on 05/08/2009 by Sue Onslow
Audio file details:
Media: hard drive and CD.
Format: wav and mp3.
Size: 834MB and 75.7MB.
rhodesia; army (uk); rhodesia and nyasaland staff corps; rhodesian staff corps; military recruitment (rhodesia); rhodesia house, the strand (london, uk); territorial army (rhodesia); rhodesian african rifles; 1st battalion, rhodesian african rifles; malayan emergency (1948-1960); intergroup relations (rhodesian security forces); joint operations command (joc); selous scouts; pseudo operations; nationalism; ethnic groups (in rhodesian security forces); fort victoria, rhodesia; nyasaland; rhodesian front (rf); whites; social class; immigration; congo; contact (with opposition); military tactics; political intimidation; violence against the person; special branch; prisoners of war; interrogation; side switching; military intelligence; courts; hanging; dead bodies; funerals; operation nickel; russia; china; military training (nationalist); equal opportunity; external operations; combined operations headquarters; police reserves; security force auxiliaries; south africa; helicopters; aerial reconnaissance; armoured fighting vehicles; military vehicles; van der byl, pieter kenyon fleming-voltelyn (1923-1999); community (social values); wages; coup; assembly points; emigration (from rhodesia); pensions; cultural identity (rhodesian); zimbabwe african national union (zanu); matabele; Rhodesian Oral History Project