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Rudolf Holecek – 29.9.2018. – Cerekvice

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Adolf Vrana – One of the Few

Adolf ‘Ada’ Vrána – jeden z “mála …………………….* 27. 10. 1908. …………………….† 25. 02. 1997. Pre-WW2: Před druhou světovou válkou: Adolf ‘Ada’ Vrána was born at Nové Pace on 27 October 1908, the second-born son of Josef Vrána, a police … Continue reading

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Ivan Schwarz – Memorial Plaque unveiled

On 30 August 2018, a memorial plaque, for Ivan Schwarz, was unveiled at the Heydukova Street Synagogue, Bratislava, Slovak Republic.

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Miroslav Standera – 2.10.2018.

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Information please

Informace prosím We would like to contact relatives of: Rádi bychom kontaktovali příbuzné: F/Sgt ROZUM Alois P/O KONŠTACKÝ Vilém P/O SMRČEK Leonard (Leonhard) F/Sgt VALACH Karel F/Sgt HEJNA Jan If anyone has any current contact information for one of his … Continue reading

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Jaroslav Sterbacek – the first Czechoslovak RAF loss

The 31 August 2018 is the 78th anniversary of the loss of P/O Jaroslav Štěbáček, pilot with 310 (Czechoslovak) Sqn. during the Battle of Britain. Na datum 31.srpna 2018 připadá 78. výročí úmrtí P/O Jaroslava Štěrbáčka, pilota 310. (československé) perutě … Continue reading

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Borotin remembers Jaroslav Sika

Borotín si připomíná Jaroslava Šiku Borotín, a small village about 65 kms South of Prague commemorates the 100th anniversary of the foundation of Czechoslovakia with a humble photographic exhibition illustrating Borotin during that period. Borotín, malá vesnička přibližně 65 km … Continue reading

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Vzduch je nase more – 22.8.2018. – 2

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Vzduch je nase more – 22.8.2018.

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Winged Lion Ceremony 14.8.2018.

Památník Okřídleného Lva, 14.8.2018 The annual ceremony to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak RAF airmen to their homeland on 14 August 1945 was held at the Winged Lion monument, at Klárov, Malá Strana, Prague. The monument remembers those 2507 … Continue reading

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