Category Archives: Ceremony

311 Sqn 80th Anniversary – Part I – RAF Honington

To celebrate the 80th anniversary of 311 (Czechoslovak) Sqn on 29 July 1940, a commemoration service was held in the memorial garden at RAF Honington, Suffolk. The ceremony was held in the presence of His Excellency Alois Opatrný, Deputy Ambassador … Continue reading

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Bohumil Liska – Memorial Plaque unveiling

Odhalení pamětní desky Bohumilu Liškovi The unveiling of the Memorial Plaque for W/Cmdr Bohumill Liška, at his home at Lázně Bělohrad, in 2000. Odhalení pamětní desky W/Cmdr. Bohumilu Liškovi na jeho domě v Lázních Bělehrad v roce 2000. Video © … Continue reading

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Runnymede 2020 Remembrance

VIRTUAL SERVICE OF COMMEMORATION AIR FORCES MEMORIAL, RUNNYMEDE Virtuální pietní akt RAF v Runnymede This virtual service is a unique collaboration between the Royal Air Force and the armed forces broadcaster (BFBS). The collective intention is to ensure that the … Continue reading

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Czechoslovak RAF Airmen remembered

Připomínka českosloveských letců v RAF Czech Air Force, Army and Special Forces veterans prap Milan Bruna, mjr Vladímir Ganzar, rtm Martin Havránek, pplk Robert Hejtmánek, pprp Tomáš Hejtmánek, rtm Ivan Hipšr, prap Roman Hoňka, plk Jan Hronek, mjr Eduard Krainer, … Continue reading

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Karel Vojtisek – 28.09.2019 – Mukarov

On 28 September 2019, a memorial plaque was unveiled for F/Lt Karel Vojtíšek, 311 Sqn Engineering Officer, at his family home at Mukařov.

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Viktor Waidlich – 14.9.2019.

V sobotu 14. září 2019 od 14 hodin proběhlo v Břasích na Rokycansku slavnostní odhalení pamětní desky příslušníku pozemního personálu 311. čs. bombardovací perutě RAF v Anglii Viktoru Waidlichovi. Mimo jiných vzácných hostů jsme mezi přítomnými mohli potkat příbuzné vojáka … Continue reading

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Viktor Waidlich – 14.9.2019

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Remembrance Vaclav Havel Airport – 15.8.2019.

On 15 August a ceremony was held at the Airmen’s Memorial at Václav Havel airport, formerly Ruzyně airport, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak RAF airmen who had returned there in August 1945. The event included a moving speech … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – II

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. The well-attended ceremony included RAF … Continue reading

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Winged Lion monument ceremony – 14.8.2019. – I

On 14 August 2019, a ceremony was held at the Winged Lion monument, Klárov, Prague, to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak airmen who had served in the RAF during WW2. Despite the war in Europe finishing on 8 May … Continue reading

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