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Transcript of interview with Moses Mzila-Ndlovu

Theme: Recruitment

Call Number: B14
Identifier: AL3291_B14
Title: Transcript of interview with Moses Mzila-Ndlovu
Date: 16 October 2011
Subject: Activities;
Boma Camp;
Moses Mzila-Ndlovu;
Military training;
Strela missiles;
ZAPU through Zenzo Nkobi's lens;
Zimbabwe African People Union - ZAPU;
Zimbabwe People's Revolutionary Army - ZPRA
Description: This is a transcript of the interview with Moses Mzila-Ndlovu, conducted by Mary Ndlovu on 16 October 2011 for the South African History Archive (SAHA) as part of the Zenzo Nkobi oral history project. A guerrilla fighter, Moses Mzila-Ndlovu talks about his early conscientisation, joining as a teacher and insisting on being trained to fight. He also describes his traveling to Angola and his training at Boma Camp by Cuban instructors, some activities in the front, the role of the Strela missiles in shifting the balance of power, the importance of the collective spirit and gives a positive assessment of ZPRA training. The interview was transcribed by Mary Ndlovu. Included in SAHA virtual exhibition - 'ZAPU through Zenzo Nkobi's lens', 2012
Creator: Mary Ndlovu (interviewer and transcriber); Mzila Moses-Ndlovu (interviewee)
Type: Transcript
Format: Access copy - PDF
Preservation copy - PDF/A
Source: SAHA collection AL3291
Relation: AL3265
Language: English
Coverage: Zimbabwe
Rights: The South African History Archive (SAHA)
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