311 Sqn 80th Anniversary – Part II – Honington Cemetery



After the main ceremony held earlier at RAF Honnington, the next stop was at the nearby Honington cemetery where the graves of seven airmen from 311 (Czechoslovak) Sqn are located.

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With an Honour Guard and Standard from 22nd Helicopter Base Náměšť nad Oslavou, Col (GS) Rudolf Straka and his men, His Excellency Alois Opatrný, Deputy Ambassador of the Czech Republic, Col Jiří Niedoba and CWO Tomáš Kašpar from the Defence Office, Czech Embassy and Col Jan Goceliak – Slovak Defence Attaché, laid roses, Royal British Legion Crosses, FCAFA bouquets and wreaths in remembrance of those seven airmen.

The seven fallen airmen from 311 (Czechoslovak) Sqn at Honington Cemetery.




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