Interview with Gillian Parker, female, wife of former Rhodesian Army colonel.
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Interview undertaken in West Sussex on 12/05/2009 by Sue Onslow
Audio file details:
Media: hard drive and CD.
Format: wav and mp3.
Size: 1.06GB and 98.8MB.
rhodesia; army (rhodesia); rhodesian african rifles; king’s african rifles; 1st battalion, rhodesian light infantry; nyasaland; standard of living; women; weather; social participation; unilateral declaration of independence (1965); households; economic sanctions; community (social values); rationing; terrorism; contact (with opposition); insurgency; political protests; riots; family; education; childhood; travel; holidays; patriotism; communism; boundaries; civil defence; african languages; chinyanja; accidental death; air accidents; helicopters; associations; pensions; funerals; familiy disorganization; emigration (from rhodesia); independence (of zimbabwe); smith, ian douglas (1919-2007); passports; nationality; houses; servants; wages; clubs; cultural identity (rhodesian); zimbabwe; hms tiger; equal opportunity; land ownership; colonialism; british empire; Rhodesian Oral History Project