Category Archives: 313 Sqd

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

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Jiri Hartman – The road to my 2nd Exile

S/Ldr Jiří Hartman DFC was a pre-WW2 member of the Czechoslovak Air Force, after the German occupation in March 1939 he escaped to Poland and then onto France where he served in l’Armee d’Air. When France capitulated in June 1940 … 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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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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Sest statecnych

Šest statečných Osudy třebíčských letců v RAF od Eva Pokorná Regionální kniha autorky Evy Pokorné důkladně mapuje osudy šesti třebíčských letců, Bedřicha Kružíka, Jindřicha Svobody, Stanislava Huňáčka, Karla Nahodila, Josefa Macháčka a Emanuela Krajiny. Tito hrdinové bojovali na křídlech RAF … Continue reading

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Remembrance 2016

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Brookwood October 2016

The annual ceremony to commemorate the anniversary of the founding of Czechoslovakia in 28 October 1918, was held at the Czechoslovak Memorial, at the Brookwood CWGC cemetery on Sunday 30 October. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission are currently undertaking extensive … Continue reading

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Stanislav Hlucka book launch

On 2 October 2016, the book ‘Stanislav Hlučka Stíhací pilot z Blažovic’ by Kristýna Vodičková, a biography of Stanislav Hlučka was launched at an event at Blažovic. Stanislav Hlučka was a Czechoslovak RAF fighter pilot who flew with 313 Sqn … Continue reading

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