Category Archives: Autobiography

Red Sky at Night by Jo Capka

Red Sky at Night The Story of Josef Čapka as told to Kendall McDonald with a foreword by Sir Archibald McIndoe by Jo Capka D.F.M .. . A Captain in the Czechoslovak Air Force, Jo Capka escaped to Poland following … Continue reading

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Challenge in the Air – the autobiography of Sqd/Ldr Miroslav Liskutin

. . Challenge in the Air A Spitfire pilot remembers., by Sqd/Ldr M. A. Liškutin DFC, AFC . .… Miroslav Liškutin was just completing his flying training when the Nazis invaded Czechoslovakia in 1939.  He fled to Poland, spent time in … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished – Frantisek Mares

. . Mission Accomplished by Frank Mareš The Engaging Memoir Of A Czech Fighter Pilot flying for Britain in World War Two . ….… Appalled at the German occupation of his homeland in 1939, Frank Mareš determined to assist his … Continue reading

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Flying for Freedom – the autobiography of Alois Siska

. . Flying for Freedom The Flying, Survival & Captivity Experiences of a Czech Pilot in the Second World War by Alois Šiška translated by Dagmar Johnson-Šišková . Alois Šiška was born in Czechoslovakia and learnt to fly. He escaped … Continue reading

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Let’s Add a Little Oil to the Fire by Jaroslav Novak

. . “Let´s Add a Little Oil to the Fire“ The Autobiography of navigator Colonel Jaroslav Novák.,   The book has 208 pages and 230 historic photos from Childhood, Flight to the Undeground, Disappointmet in France, Army in GB, RAF, … Continue reading

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