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Prosba o pomoc In May 2010 we, the Free Czechoslovak Air Force Associates ltd, founded the http://www.fcafa.com website to provide an online English language resource of information about the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF during WW2. … Continue reading

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Otto Hanzlicek – One of the Few

Otto HANZLÍČEK – jeden z “mála ………………..* 18.06.1911. Ústí nad Labem ………………..† 10.10.1940. Ellesmere Point, UK Pre WW2: Před druhou světovou válkou: Otto Hanzlíček was born on 18 June 1911 at Ústí nad Labem, in the north-eastern region of Czechoslovakia, … Continue reading

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Jaroslav Hlavac – One of the Few

Jaroslav HLAVÁČ – jeden z “mála ………………..* 11.10.1914. Petřvald. ………………..† 10.10.1940. Wareham, UK Pre WW2: Jaroslav Hlaváč was born 11 October 1914 at Petřvald, a village, about 10 km east of Ostrava, in the Moravia region of Czechoslovakia. He attended … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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68. nocni stihaci perut – 15.10.19.

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Karel Vojtisek – 28.09.2019 – Mukarov

On 28 September 2019, a memorial plaque was unveiled for F/Lt Karel Vojtíšek, 311 Sqn Engineering Officer, at his family home at Mukařov.

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Personál 311. perutě z Uherskeho Hradiste – 10.10.2019.

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Vladimir Horsky – One of the Few

Vladimír HORSKÝ – jeden z “mála ………………..* 11.02.1914. Břuchotín, Olomouc ………………..† 26.09.1940. Isle of Wight, UK Pre WW2 Vladimír Horský was born 11 February 1914 at Břuchotín, a village north of Olomouc, in the Moravia region of Czechoslovakia. His early … Continue reading

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Viktor Waidlich – 14.9.2019.

V sobotu 14. září 2019 od 14 hodin proběhlo v Břasích na Rokycansku slavnostní odhalení pamětní desky příslušníku pozemního personálu 311. čs. bombardovací perutě RAF v Anglii Viktoru Waidlichovi. Mimo jiných vzácných hostů jsme mezi přítomnými mohli potkat příbuzné vojáka … Continue reading

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Karel Vojtisek – 28.9.2019.

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