Category Archives: 313 Sqd

Rytiri Nebes -The Knights of the Heaven – Exhibition

Výstava Rytíři nebes The excellent Rytíři Nebes -The Knights of the Heaven – exhibition, about the Czechoslovak RAF airmen in WW2, is now on display at the Národní muzeum, Prague. V těchto dnech je v Národním muzeu v Praze ke … Continue reading

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Remembrance Vaclav Havel Airport – 15.8.2019.

On 15 August a ceremony was held at the Airmen’s Memorial at Václav Havel airport, formerly Ruzyně airport, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak RAF airmen who had returned there in August 1945. The event included a moving speech … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – II

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. The well-attended ceremony included RAF … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – I

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. Despite the war in Europe finishing on 8 May … Continue reading

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Czechoslovak RAF Exhibition – Prague

The ‘The Knights of the Heaven’ exhibition, about the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF during WW2, is now open at the Národní Museum, Prague. V Národní Museum v Praze je nyní otevřena výstava “Rytíři nebes” věnující … Continue reading

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Doomed Czechoslovakia

A documentary giving an insight into the lead up to the Munich Agreement of 30 September 1938 and the subsequent German occupation of Czechoslovakia on 15 March 1939.

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Winged Lion 14:00 14.8.2019.

V středu 14. srpna 2019 se od 14:00 hodin uskuteční na pražském Klárově u Památníku Okřídleného lva, který je věnován čsl. letcům RAF, pietní vzpomínka u příležitosti 74. výročí návratu čsl. letců z Velké Británie do vlasti. Ten se jak, … Continue reading

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Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 research

An excellent on-line research tool by the Dutch Airwar Studygroup 1939-1945 which documents all Czechoslovak RAF aircraft that crashed in Holland during WW2 here

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RAF Museum – Police – 29.06.19.

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D-Day 75 – Czechoslovak RAF presentation

As part of the D-Day 75 exhibition being held at the Battle of Britain Bunker, Uxbridge, on Saturday 8 June, Paul Kopeček, gave an excellent, informative presentation recounting the role that the three Czechoslovak fighter squadrons – 310, 312 and … Continue reading

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