Category Archives: 311 Sqd

Jindrichuv Hradec- 18:00, 31. 3. 2017.

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Frantisek Horky – 100th anniversary

16 March 2017 is the 100th Anniversary of the birth of 16. březen 2017 je datem stého výročí narození P/O František HORKÝ 787833 311 Sqn Wireless Operator/Air Gunner radiotelegrafisty a střelce 311. bombardovací perutě who died under tragic circumstances /span> … Continue reading

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Edita Sedlakova – Memorial plaque unveiling

Pamětní deska Editě Sedlákové odhalena! Ve čtvrtek 2. března byla slavnostně odhalena za přítomnosti synovce Edity Sedlákové, Michaela Hermanna s rodinou a příbuzenstvem jejího manžela Zdeňka Sedláka pamětní deska na domě v Nerudově ulici číslo 19 v Plzni, kde Edita … Continue reading

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Vladimir Nedved – Memorial Plaque unveiling 26 March

Čas: Program (časy jsou orientační): 14:00 Úvodní vystoupení pěveckého sboru ZUŠ Kyjov pod vedením Aleny Kučerové. 14:05 Úvodní slovo hejtmana Jihomoravského kraje Bohumila Šimka. 14:08 Úvodní slovo starosty města Františka Lukla. 14:12 Slovo plukovníka Eduarda Stehlíka z ministerstva obrany. 14:25 … Continue reading

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RAF Misto narozeni Brno

RAF Místo narození Brno by Michaela Zemánková, Jaroslav Popelka RAF Místo narození Brno gives brief biographical information about the 110 Czechoslovaks from the Brno region who escaped from their homeland to join the RAF during WW2. The book provides background … Continue reading

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Edita Sedlackova – Plzen, 2.3.2017.

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Frantisek Truhlar

Video biography of F/Lt František Truhlář who was to suffer sever burns in two separate aircraft crashes during WW2. The first when he was an air-gunner with 311 Sqn when Wellington N2771 crashed at Bentley Priory 16 October 1940. His … Continue reading

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Czech Pilots of WW2

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Czechoslovak RAF Uniform Insignia

A guideline to insignia worn by Czechoslovak RAF personnel on their uniforms during WW2. _______________________________________________________________ Officers Upper sleeve rank insignia: Usually had a curved fabric ‘Czechoslovakia’ brevet worn on both upper shoulder sleeves: However that was not always the case … Continue reading

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Donation appeal

In May 2010 we, the Free Czechoslovak Air Force Associates ltd, founded the http://www.fcafa.com website to provide an online English language resource of information about the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF during WW2. Since that foundation, … Continue reading

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