Category Archives: 311 Sqd

Jiri Mares Remembered

Many thanks to Jolanda Hoevenberg, who on 5 May, the anniversary of the liberation of Holland, visited Lemmer General Cemetery, Lemsterland, Holland and kindly placed chrysanthemums at the grave of Sgt Jiří Mareš. Sgt Jiří Mareš was a 25-year-old, 311 … Continue reading

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Sitensky Exhibition – 08.05.19. – 23.06.19.

SITENSKÝ 100 Výstava 100 fotografií ke 100. výročí narození fotografa Ladislava Sitenského Ladislav Sitenský byl významný český fotograf, který se narodil 7. 8. 1919 na Královských Vinohradech a prožil zde téměř celý život. Ačkoli je známý především svými válečnými snímky … Continue reading

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Dutch remembrance of Czechoslovak RAF airmen.

The four Czechoslovak RAF airmen interred at Oosterwolde General Cemetery, Holland, were remembered in a service held there on 15 April 2019. The event was organised by the Oldebroek Municipality, the Oosterwolde Orange Committee, the Oosterwolde Village Association and the … Continue reading

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The fate of Viktor Waidlich

Český televizní dokument o vojínovi Viktoru Waidlichovi, který sloužil za druhé světové války u pozemího personálu 311. perutě. A Czech language TV documentary about AC2 Viktor Waidlich, who served as a member of 311 Sqn groundstaff during WW2. Po komunistickém … Continue reading

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Soldiering On – Czech Freedom Fighters in Great Britain 1940-1945

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Prosime pomozte!

Podpořte finančně sbírku na novou knihu Radka Gálise. Consider supporting a fundraising project for a new Czech language book by Radek Radek Gális. V letošním roce 80. výročí začátku II. světové války bych rád vydal knihu autorských rozhovorů s desítkou … Continue reading

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Svoboda

A 1990 Czech TV documentary about 311 Sqn during WW2.

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26 May 2019 – Brisbane, Australia

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Czech the Great Escape

The night of 24/25 March 1944 saw the most audacious Prisoner of War (PoW) escapes take place from Stalag Luft III (Stammlager Luft or Permanent Camps for Airmen) at Sagan, Germany (now Żagań, Upper Silesia, Poland), 100 miles south-east of … Continue reading

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Can you help?

Můžete nám pomoci? There are still some Czechoslovak RAF airmen who are remain unknown by photograph. Stále ještě existují českoslovenští příslušníci RAF, jejichž fotografie nejsou identifikovány. If you are able to identify any of these Czechoslovak RAF airmen in the … Continue reading

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