Category Archives: 310 Sqd

Jan Kaucky – One of the Few

Jan KAUCKÝ …………….* 23.01.1907., Satalice, Prague. …………….† 23.08.1970., Putney, UK. Pre WW2 Jan Kaucky was born on 23rd January 1907 in Satalice, a town on the north-east outskirts of Prague, Czechoslovakia. After completing his schooling, aged 18 he was accepted … Continue reading

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Running for the Few

To commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain we are running a total of 80 miles in just 5 days. Commencing 5 October, Jonny Cracknell, Chris Marsh and Chris Scott will be starting this 80 mile run from … Continue reading

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Plana – 22.09.2020.

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Battle of Britain Day – 15.09.2020.

On Sunday, 15 September 1940, the Luftwaffe launched its largest and most concentrated attack against London in the hope of drawing out the RAF into a battle of annihilation. Around 1,500 aircraft took part in the air battles which lasted … Continue reading

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Frantisek Marek – 14.09.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here. Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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11. > 12. 09.20. – Nova Paka

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Jaroslav Sterbacek – 31.08.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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310 Sqn Remembrance – Duxford 15.8.20.

Historic Aircraft Collection’s event on 15 August was not just about the unveiling of “The Josef Frantisek Hurricane”. Within the day’s event was also included the remembrance of fallen Czechoslovak RAF airmen from 310 Sqn who had been killed while … Continue reading

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13 August 1945 – Finally Home

13. srpen 1945 – Poslední doma Před 75 lety se do vlasti vrátili českoslovenští letci, kteří za 2. světové války bojovali ve Velké Británii. Přestože do zahraničního odboje odcházeli mezi prvními, jako celek se mohli vrátit až jako ti úplně … Continue reading

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Czeching out the Battle of Britain.

Česká připomínka bitvy o Británii On 6 August Col Jiří Niedoba, Defence Attaché and CWO Tomáš Kašpar, Defence Attaché Assistant from the Czech Embassy London, made a private visit to the National Battle of Britain Memorial at Capel le Ferne, … Continue reading

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