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Josef Prokopec – 100th – 22.06.19.

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Adolf Jurman

Adolf Jurman * 14.6.1919, Olešnička, Czechoslovakia † 27.3.1975, Northampton, UK Adolf Jurman was one of more than 2500 Czechoslovaks who escaped from their homeland, between 1939 and 1945, and joined the RAF on their arrival to the UK. His life … Continue reading

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Adolf Jurman 100th

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D-Day 75 – Czechoslovak RAF presentation

As part of the D-Day 75 exhibition being held at the Battle of Britain Bunker, Uxbridge, on Saturday 8 June, Paul Kopeček, gave an excellent, informative presentation recounting the role that the three Czechoslovak fighter squadrons – 310, 312 and … Continue reading

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From Saint-Brieuc, France to …Klarov, Prague

Paying tribute to Czechoslovak pilots from Saint-Brieuc, France to …Klárov, Prague. The ABSA 39-45 (Breton Association of the Aerial Remembrance 1939-45) is an Association located in Châteaubriant, western France. Our mission is to identify all the airmen, of all nationalities, … Continue reading

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More disrespect at the Winged Lion

Takže na pomníku Okřídleného lva už řádily skupiny opilých turistů, často jej využívají děti jako herní a lezecký prvek, a to české i ty zahraniční, samozřejmě v doprovodu dospělých. Ti by však měli vědět, jak se chovat u válečného monumentu, … Continue reading

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Lutopecny flypast 30.05.2019.

Dne 30. května 2019 ve 13:15 hodin At 13:15, 30 May 2019 k připomenutí 105. výročí narození generála Aloise Šišky in commemoration of the 105th of the birth of General Alois Siska se uskuteční průlet dvojice Gripenů nad jeho rodištěm. … Continue reading

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D-Day 75 – Battle of Britain Bunker, Uxbridge

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the Battle of Britain Bunker, will be holding an D-Day event between 6th and 9th June, with the exhibition open until 31 December. The exhibition will include a display about the role that … Continue reading

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Police – 29.06.2019.

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Hencov airfield, Jihlava – 06.06.2019

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