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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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Christmas 2017

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Brookwood Remembrance bench

Vzpomínková lavička v Brookwoodu. Brookwood has been the location for many remembrance events to remember the Czechoslovak RAF airmen and soldiers who served in Allied forces during WW2; from State Presidents, Government Ministers, Ambassadors to a steady stream of Czech … Continue reading

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Free Czechoslovak Forces in Great Britain from 1940

Free Czechoslovak Forces in Great Britain from 1940 A historical and philatelic study by Richard Beith FRPSL Monograph 30 completes a series of three monographs covering the Czechoslovak Forces in the West between 1939 and 1945: No. 26 (France 1939-1940), … Continue reading

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Winged Lion Names unveiling 13.11.2017.

Odhalení pamětní desky na Památníku Okřídleného lva 13.11.2017. At 14:00 13 November 2017, a ceremony to unveil 2507 names of Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF during WW2 was unveiled at the Winged Lion monument at Klarov, … Continue reading

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Remembrance 2017

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Memorial plaque unveiling – Holesov 11.11.17.

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Brookwood 29.10.2017

On 29 October 2017, a ceremony was held by the Czechoslovak Memorial, at Brookwood military cemetery, to commemorate the 99th anniversary of the formation of the State of Czechoslovakia on 28 October 1918. Na místě Československého památníku na vojenském hřbitově … Continue reading

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Winged Lion naming ceremony 13.11.17.

Slavnostní odhalení pamětní desky se jmény českých letců na památníku Okřídleného lva 13.11.17 S velkým potěšením Vám chceme oznámit a srdečně Vás pozvat na odhalení pamětní desky na památníku Okřídleného lva na pražském Klárově na Malé Straně – jediném památníku … Continue reading

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