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D-Day 75 – Battle of Britain Bunker, Uxbridge

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day, the Battle of Britain Bunker, will be holding an D-Day event between 6th and 9th June, with the exhibition open until 31 December. The exhibition will include a display about the role that … Continue reading

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Sitensky Exhibition – 08.05.19. – 23.06.19.

SITENSKÝ 100 Výstava 100 fotografií ke 100. výročí narození fotografa Ladislava Sitenského Ladislav Sitenský byl významný český fotograf, který se narodil 7. 8. 1919 na Královských Vinohradech a prožil zde téměř celý život. Ačkoli je známý především svými válečnými snímky … Continue reading

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Soldiering On – Czech Freedom Fighters in Great Britain 1940-1945

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Czech the Great Escape

The night of 24/25 March 1944 saw the most audacious Prisoner of War (PoW) escapes take place from Stalag Luft III (Stammlager Luft or Permanent Camps for Airmen) at Sagan, Germany (now Żagań, Upper Silesia, Poland), 100 miles south-east of … Continue reading

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Erazim Vesely remembered

A memorial plaque was unveiled 9 March 2019 for F/Lt Erazim Veselý at his birthplace at the family home at Tachovská 249, Planá. F/Lt Erazim Veselý had served as a navigator with 311 Squadron during WW2. 9.3.2019 byla na domě … Continue reading

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Czech veterans remember the CzRAF airmen

Czech Air Force, Army and Special Forces veterans Veteráni letectva, pozemních sil a speciálních sil Armády České republiky letěli do Anglie mjr Petr Baška, prap Milan Bruna, nrtm Roman Čelanský, rtm Martin Havránek, pplk Robert Hejtmánek, pprp Tomáš Hejtmánek, Jiří, … Continue reading

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Otakar Januj – 15.11.2018.

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Rudolf Holecek – 29.9.2018. – Cerekvice

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Vzduch je nase more – 22.8.2018.

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Winged Lion Ceremony 14.8.2018.

Památník Okřídleného Lva, 14.8.2018 The annual ceremony to commemorate the return of the Czechoslovak RAF airmen to their homeland on 14 August 1945 was held at the Winged Lion monument, at Klárov, Malá Strana, Prague. The monument remembers those 2507 … Continue reading

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