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The Kroměříž district  Czechoslovak RAF airmen remembered

Uctění památky československých příslušníků RAF z kroměřížského okresu. The symbolic bouquet in national colours is the form of saying thank you by the Free Czechoslovak Associates Ltd. – Sdružení letců svobodného Československa s.r.o., which was formed in the United Kingdom. … Continue reading

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London Remembrance 12.11.2022

As in previous years Tomáš Sláma and his Czech military veterans delegation, had flown to London to participate in the Remembrance Sunday Parade at The Cenotaph, London. Whilst in London they took the opportunity to join Free Czechoslovak Air Force … Continue reading

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Brookwood Remembrance – 14.11.2022

The FCAFA candle event at Brookwood cemetery to remember the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF or British Army was held a little earlier this year. As in previous years Tomáš Sláma and his Czech military veterans … Continue reading

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Remembrance 11.11.2022.

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Pavel Tofel – 12.11.2022 – Janovice

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Emil Fechtner – † 29.10.40.

_______________________________________________________________ An biography for him here Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde _______________________________________________________________

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Vilem Goth – † 25.10.40.

_______________________________________________________________ An biography for him here Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde _______________________________________________________________

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Antonin Zavoral – One of the Few

Antonín Zavoral One of the Few …………….* 14.01.1917, Třebechovice pod Orebem. …………….† 31.10.1941, English Channel off Dunkirk. Pre WW2: Antonín Zavoral was born on 14 January 1917 at Třebechovice pod Orebem, in the Hradec Králové region of Czechoslovakia, about 70 … Continue reading

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Josef Kominek – One of the Few

Josef Komínek One of the Few …………….* 31.10.1913, Prague. …………….† 08.06.1941, Girton, UK. Pre WW2: Josef Komínek was born on 31 October 1913, the son of Josef and Marie Komínek, in Prague, which at that time was then part of … Continue reading

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Rudolf Borovec – 09.11.2022.

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