Category Archives: 68 Sqd

Brookwood – 6 May 2018

The annual ceremony to commemorate the end of WWII was held at the Czechoslovak Memorial at CWGC Brookwood on 6 May 2018. Každoroční ceremoniál k připomenutí konce 2. světové války se uskutečnil u Československého památníku v CWGC, Brookwoodu dne 6. … Continue reading

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Czechoslovak RAF Museum – Police

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Brookwood – 6 May 2018

At 2pm on Sunday 6 May 2018, V neděli, 6. května 2018, od 14.00 the annual ceremony to commemorate the anniversary of se bude konat každoroční slavnostní ceremoniál k výročí the end of WW2 konce 2. světové války. will be … Continue reading

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Zbysek NECAS

Zbyšek NEČAS * 06/03/21, Lazy, Karviná, Czechoslovakia. † 15/03/18, UK. _______________________________________________________________ With sadness we must advise that P/O Zbyšek NEČAS 788665 (191259) 68 Sqn navigator died 15 March 2018, _______________________________________________________________ 15. 3. 2018. v UK. zemřel P/O Zbyšek NEČAS 788665 … Continue reading

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15.3.1939. – A fateful day for Czechoslovakia

The 15 March 1939 was to be an ominous day in Czechoslovak history. In Berlin, during the early hours of that morning, Dr Emil Hácha, the Czechoslovak President, had been pressurised by Adolf Hitler into ceding the Bohemia and Moravia … Continue reading

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RAF Rehabilitation Ceremony – September 1991

About the significant RAF Rehabilitation Ceremony which was held in Prague on 13 September 1991. Wherein the Czechoslovak men and women, who had served in RAF during WW2, were morally and politically rehabilitated by Czechoslovakia after 43 years of Communist … Continue reading

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Brookwood Ceremony 2.2.2018

Pietní akt v Brookwoodu 2.2.2018 Following on from the funeral of Maj. General Ivan Schwarz at Brookwood, a wreath-laying ceremony was held at the Czechoslovak Memorial in the CWGC section at Broookwood. V návaznosti na poslední rozloučení s generálmajorem Ivanem … Continue reading

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Sitensky Exhibition – 13.2. do 7.3.

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Christmas Remembrance at Brookwood

Vánoční zastavení na hřbitově v Brookwoodu. From an initial idea about the Czechoslovak graves at Brookwood, an initiative developed to place candles against each of the 130 graves so that those Czechoslovak airmen and soldiers were remembered at Christmas. Prvotní … Continue reading

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Remembered 2017

Bahamas : Nassau – remembrance / vzpomínka _______________________________________________________________ Belgium : Antwerp – Arnošt MRTVÝ – remembrance / vzpomínka Ypres – Karel PAVLÍK July – remembrance / červenec – vzpomínka November – remembrance / listopad – vzpomínka _______________________________________________________________ Czech Republic : … Continue reading

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