- Petten – 17 October 2017
- Leopold Srom – 100th anniversary.
- Adolf Zeleny – Rozna, 7 October 2017
- RAF Rehabilitation Ceremony – Prague 13 September 1991
- Brno RAF Exhibition 12 – 22. 10. 2017.
- Jindrichuv Hradec – 26 August 2017
- Brookwood – 29 October 2017
- Jaroslav Kudlacek – memorial plaque unveiled
- Winged Lion 14 August 2017
- Return to Prague – August 1945
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Category Archives: Biography
Night Hawk Flight Lieutenant Karel Kuttelwascher DFC and BAR, the RAF’s Greatest Night Intruder Ace by Roger Darlington Draws not just on official RAF records, but the personal log book and combat reports of the ace plus family records, letters … Continue reading
Video biography of F/Lt František Truhlář who was to suffer sever burns in two separate aircraft crashes during WW2. The first when he was an air-gunner with 311 Sqn when Wellington N2771 crashed at Bentley Priory 16 October 1940. His … Continue reading
On 2 October 2016, the book ‘Stanislav Hlučka Stíhací pilot z Blažovic’ by Kristýna Vodičková, a biography of Stanislav Hlučka was launched at an event at Blažovic. Stanislav Hlučka was a Czechoslovak RAF fighter pilot who flew with 313 Sqn … Continue reading
A wartime interview with Karel Kuttelwascher, the most successful Czechoslovak RAF fighter pilot of WW2.
Spitfiry nad Bojištěm Příběh Československého pilota RAF F/Lt Kurta Taussiga by Milan Herčut With „Spitfiry nad bojištěm – Spitfires over battlefield“ you can become familiar with the previously publicly unknown biography of F/Lt Kurt Taussig, a Czechoslovak pilot in the … Continue reading
John Eric Boulton was a English career RAF flying instructor who was seconded to the newly formed 310 (Czechoslovak) Squadron in July 1940. His task was to re-train the Czechoslovak pilots to fly British Hurricane fighter aircraft as quickly as … Continue reading
Moonlight Flyer – The Diary of a WW2 Navigator by Pavel Vancata The unique diary of a Czechoslovakian navigator who served with No. 311 (Czechoslovak) Bomber Squadron during the Second World War. This previously unpublished diary gives a unique insight … Continue reading
Oldřich Kestler – jeden z “mála …………………….* 18. 03. 1915. …………………….† 07. 04. 1941. Druhá světová válka byla ve znamení do té doby nezvyklé intenzity leteckých bojů. Prakticky od začátku vzplanutí válečného požáru hrálo letectvo významnou roli. Mnoho let před … Continue reading
A Pilot’s Life in Active Service from 1930 – 1954 by Raimund Půda In ‘A Pilot’s Life in Active Service from 1930-1957’, the story of successful and inspiring pilot Raimund Puda is told. From his dreams of becoming a pilot … Continue reading
W/Cdr Jindřich Breitcetl, DFC, velitel 311. čs. bombardovací perutě W/Cdr Jindřich Breitcetl, DFC, Commanding Officer, 311 Czechoslovak Sqn. Jindřich se narodil 15. července 1913 Janovi a Karle Breitcetlovým jako v pořadí třetí dítě. Měl dvě starší sestry, Karolínu a Růženu. Rodina … Continue reading