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Frantisek Marek – One of The Few

František MAREK – jeden z “mála ………………..* 30.01.1913. Nové Hodějovice ………………..† 14.09.1940. Horndon-on-the-Hill, UK Pre WW2 František Marek was born 30 January 1913 at Nové Hodějovice, near České Budějovice on the south-western region of Czechoslovakia. On leaving school he was … Continue reading

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Viktor Waidlich – 14.9.2019

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Rytiri Nebes -The Knights of the Heaven – Exhibition

Výstava Rytíři nebes The excellent Rytíři Nebes -The Knights of the Heaven – exhibition, about the Czechoslovak RAF airmen in WW2, is now on display at the Národní muzeum, Prague. V těchto dnech je v Národním muzeu v Praze ke … Continue reading

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Margit RYTIROVA [Schneiderová]

Margita RYTÍŘOVÁ [Schneiderová] * 23.12.1924., Prague. † 31.08.2019. Zadní Třebani. _______________________________________________________________ With sadness we must advise that LACW Margita RYTÍŘOVÁ [Schneiderová] 2105166 310 Sqn, Ground staff died 31 August 2019, _______________________________________________________________ 31.08.2019. v Zadní Třebani. zemřela LACW Margita RYTÍŘOVÁ [Schneiderová] … Continue reading

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Jaroslav Sterbacek – 79th anniversary

31 August 2019 is the 79th anniversary of the loss of P/O Jaroslav Štěrbáček, pilot with 310 (Czechoslovak) Sqn. during the Battle of Britain. 31.srpna 2019 připadá 79. výročí úmrtí P/O Jaroslava Štěrbáčka, pilota 310. (československé) perutě během bitvy o … Continue reading

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Remembrance Vaclav Havel Airport – 15.8.2019.

On 15 August a ceremony was held at the Airmen’s Memorial at Václav Havel airport, formerly Ruzyně airport, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak RAF airmen who had returned there in August 1945. The event included a moving speech … Continue reading

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Deblin – 02.09.2019.

Prezentacja makiety lotniska i Szkoły Orląt oraz upamiętnienie czeskich pilotów poległych podczas bombardowania Dęblina 2 września 1939 roku będą głównymi punktami wydarzenia organizowanego przez Muzeum Sił Powietrznych w ramach obchodów 80. rocznicy wybuchu II wojny światowej. W poniedziałek 2 września … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – II

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. The well-attended ceremony included RAF … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – I

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. Despite the war in Europe finishing on 8 May … Continue reading

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Czechoslovak RAF Exhibition – Prague

The ‘The Knights of the Heaven’ exhibition, about the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF during WW2, is now open at the Národní Museum, Prague. V Národní Museum v Praze je nyní otevřena výstava “Rytíři nebes” věnující … Continue reading

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