Interview with John Redfern, male, formerly Rhodesian Army.
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Interview undertaken in Pretoria, South Africa on 14/07/2008 by Sue Onslow
Audio file details:
Media: hard drive and CD.
Format: wav and mp3.
Size: 780MB and 70.7MB.
rhodesia; army (rhodesia); federal army; rhodesian african rifles; sandhurst, uk; british empire; identity; law enforcement; nationalism; independence; elections; cold war; communism; politics; rhodesian front (rf); immigration; social class; servants; liberalism; racism; cultural values; military tradition; ethnic conflicts; ethnic groups (in rhodesian security forces); occupational status (in rhodesian security forces); equal opportunity; racial driscrimination; cultural identity (rhodesian); loyalty; patriotism; detention; political protests; unilateral declaration of independence (1965); angola; propaganda; press coverage; radio; south africa; military intelligence; suicide; external operations; central intelligence organisation (cio); military communications; military tactics; military logistics; military strategy (rhodesia); military strategy (nationalist); malayan emergency (1948-1960); operation nickel; ammunition; war dead; kenya; pseudo operations; morale; military recruitment (nationalist); national defence; military training (nationalist); guerilla warfare; prisoners of war; protected villages; muzorewa, abel tendekayi (b 1925); nkomo, joshua mqabuko nyongolo (1917-1999); mozambique; zambia; election campaigns; soames, arthur christopher john, baron (1920-1987); resignation (from rhodesian security forces); whites; colonialism; zimbabwe; Rhodesian Oral History Project