Interview with Richard (Spike) McKenna

McKenna, R. and Onslow, S. (2009) Interview with Richard (Spike) McKenna. [Artefact] Available from:
Creators:McKenna, R. and Onslow, S.
Abstract/Description:Interview with Richard (Spike) McKenna, male, formerly Rhodesian Army. Internal users can download an approved interview transcript for personal use only from the archive. Please contact project coordinators or UWE Institutional Repository if you are an external user and wish to consult the material in hard copy or if you require access to the audio recording.
Item Type:Artefact
Additional Information:Interview undertaken in Berkshire on 05/06/2009 by Sue Onslow Audio file details: Media: hard drive and CD. Format: wav and mp3. Length: 01:04:13. Size: 648MB and 58.7MB.
Uncontrolled Keywords:rhodesia; army (rhodesia); emigration (from uk); education; african languages; servants; social class; social stratification; congo; television coverage; unilateral declaration of independence (1965); politics; sanctions busting; international trade; special branch; territorial army (rhodesia); family; volunteer work; national service (rhodesia); police reserves; call ups; international relations (rhodesia-uk); terrorism; russia; china; communism; tanzania; propaganda; war dead; contact (with opposition); heritage; shangani patrol (1893); emigration (from rhodesia); psychological trauma; alcoholism; drugs; revenge; torture; interrogation; whites; fear; black african peoples; liberalism; ethnic groups (in rhodesian security forces); gender roles; independence (of zimbabwe); south africa; childhood; mugabe, robert gabriel (b 1924); Rhodesian Oral History Project
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education
Year of publication, submission, or completion:5 June 2009
Funders (or N/A if none):AHRC
Projects:Rhodesian Forces Oral History Project
ID Code:13642
Deposited By: A. Berry
Deposited On:26 Nov 2010 15:27
Last Modified:23 Dec 2016 19:49