Category Archives: Battle of Britain

Vilem Goth – 25.10.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here. Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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Raimund Puda – One of the Few

Raimund PŮDA …………….* 18.08.1912., Brník, Kolín, Czechoslovakia. …………….† 17.03.2002., Henly-on-Thames, UK. Pre WW2 Raimund Půda was born on 18 August 1912 at Brník, near Kolín. He was the only son of Jan, a forester, and Františka. On completion of his … Continue reading

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Josef Frantisek – 80th Anniversary

On 10 October 2020, a ceremony was held at Otaslavice to commemorate the 80th anniversary of its most famous son – Sgt Josef František – who lost his life during a flying incident when returning from a combat patrol on … Continue reading

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Otto Hanzlicek – 10.10.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here. Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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Jaroslav Hlavac – 10.10.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here. Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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Josef Frantisek – 08.10.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here. Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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The Loss of Hurricane P3960

The loss of Hurricane P3960 by P/O Václav Bergman. Background After the occupation of Czechoslovakia by Nazi Germany in March 1939, a large number of Czech airmen escaped, mainly through Poland, to France. Many took part in the early air … Continue reading

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Jan Kaucky – One of the Few

Jan KAUCKÝ – Jeden z hrstky …………….* 23.01.1907., Satalice, Prague. …………….† 23.08.1970., Putney, UK. Pre WW2 Před 2. svět. válkou Jan Kaucky was born on 23 January 1907 in Satalice, a town in the north-east outskirts of Prague, Czechoslovakia. After … Continue reading

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Vladimir Horsky – 26.09.1940.

An English/Czech biography for him is here. Jeho českou a anglickou biografii najdete zde.

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Running for the Few

To commemorate the 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Britain we are running a total of 80 miles in just 5 days. Commencing 5 October, Jonny Cracknell, Chris Marsh and Chris Scott will be starting this 80 mile run from … Continue reading

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