The Dolní Břežany Municipal Council
and the Friends of E.M. Prchal Club
Would like to invite you to the ceremonial unveiling of a commemorative plaque for
Czechoslovak Battle of Britain fighter pilot and other flying duties during WW II.
at his former house at:
93 Dolní Břežany
Saturday 23 May 2015.
|Event commences: 8:45 am 23 May 2015|
|–||fly past of JAS – 39 Gripen aircraft from 21 zTL Čáslav|
|–||Opening address by Mayor of Dolní Břežany ing. Věslav Michalík CSc.|
|–||Speech by ing. Pavel Čihák, member of Czech Assembly (= PČR).|
|–||Summary of E.M. Prchal’s activities during WW II, by Zdeněk Samek.|
|–||E.M. Prchal and his second escape from his homeland after 1948, Jan Pašek.|
|–||Memorial plaque unveiling by Kejka Collins, ing. Pavel Čihák, ing. Věslav Michalík CSc.|
|–||Blessing of the plaque.|
|–||Czechoslovak National Anthem, by Dolní Břežany Primary School.|
|–||Conclusion of unveiling ceremony, reception for guests.|
|–||Reception for guests.|
|–||Lunch for invited guests|
The above picture depicted Hawker Hurricane Mk.I, 310 (Czechoslovak) Sqn RAF, NN-D, serial number P3143, in which Sgt Eduard M. Prchal shot down a Luftwaffe Ju 88 bomber on 18 Sept 1940 during the Battle of Britain.