Josef Frantisek – 79th Anniversary – 08.10.1940.


The 8 October 2019 is the 79th anniversary of the death of Josef František who, at the time of his death, was the most successful Allied pilot of the Battle of Britain.

His untimely death, in a flying accident, came one day after his 27th Birthday and was the 4th Czechoslovak Battle of Britain pilot to be killed in that Battle.

A English / Czech biography on Josef František here




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