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Eduard Prchal – 10.5.2018. – Jilove

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Brookwood – 6 May 2018

At 2pm on Sunday 6 May 2018, the annual ceremony to commemorate the anniversary of the end of WW2 will be held at the Czechoslovak Memorial in Brookwood Military Cemetery, Surrey. All are welcome

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Czech Radio visits the Kent Battle of Britain Museum.

Ian Willoughby reporter with Czech Radio, Prague, visits the Kent Battle of Britain Museum, to learn more about the 88 Czechoslovak pilots who fought in that battle. The interview with David Brocklehurst, the museum Chairman and curator is here. More … Continue reading

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15.3.1939. – A fateful day for Czechoslovakia

The 15 March 1939 was to be an ominous day in Czechoslovak history. In Berlin, during the early hours of that morning, Dr Emil Hácha, the Czechoslovak President, had been pressurised by Adolf Hitler into ceding the Bohemia and Moravia … Continue reading

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Emil Bocek – Strach jsem si nepripoustel

Emil Boček. Strach jsem si nepřipouštěl od Jiří Plachý Životní příběh Emila Bočka je vpravdě fascinující. Narodil se roku 1923 v Brně, odkud odešel tajně na konci roku 1939, balkánskou cestou se dostal do Bejrútu. Jako vojín pěšího pluku se … Continue reading

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Eduard Prchal Exhibition – 7. 3. – 13. 5. 2018.

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RAF Rehabilitation Ceremony – September 1991

About the significant RAF Rehabilitation Ceremony which was held in Prague on 13 September 1991. Wherein the Czechoslovak men and women, who had served in RAF during WW2, were morally and politically rehabilitated by Czechoslovakia after 43 years of Communist … Continue reading

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Brookwood Ceremony 2.2.2018

Pietní akt v Brookwoodu 2.2.2018 Following on from the funeral of Maj. General Ivan Schwarz at Brookwood, a wreath-laying ceremony was held at the Czechoslovak Memorial in the CWGC section at Broookwood. V návaznosti na poslední rozloučení s generálmajorem Ivanem … Continue reading

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Sitensky Exhibition – 13.2. do 7.3.

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Christmas Remembrance at Brookwood

Vánoční zastavení na hřbitově v Brookwoodu. From an initial idea about the Czechoslovak graves at Brookwood, an initiative developed to place candles against each of the 130 graves so that those Czechoslovak airmen and soldiers were remembered at Christmas. Prvotní … Continue reading

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