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kniha Peruť 312

Velmi bychom ocenili kontakt od kohokoliv, kdo má kopii původního vydání knihy Peruť 312 od Ladislava Sitenského z roku 1948. We would very much appreciate contact from anybody who has a copy of the original 1948 edition of the Peruť … Continue reading

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Information please – S/Ldr Miloš Provazník

We would like to contact relatives of Rádi bychom kontaktovali příbuzné S/Ldr Miloš Provazník If anyone has any current contact information for one of his relatives could they please contact us. Pokud má někdo nějaké aktuální kontaktní informace na někoho … Continue reading

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Information please – F/Lt Jan Kaucky

We would like to contact relatives of Rádi bychom kontaktovali příbuzné F/Lt Jan Kaucký If anyone has any current contact information for one of his relatives could they please contact us. Pokud má někdo nějaké aktuální kontaktní informace na někoho … Continue reading

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Information please – W/Cmdr Tomas Vybiral

We would like to contact relatives of Rádi bychom kontaktovali příbuzné W/Cmdr Tomáš Vybíral DSO, DFC, C de G. If anyone has any current contact information for one of his relatives could they please contact us. Pokud má někdo nějaké … Continue reading

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Photo Appeal

It is now nearly 70 years since WW2 ended. Since that time numerous historians, specialising in the Czechoslovak men and women who served in the RAF in WW2, have spent a considerable amount of time trying to compile a photographic … Continue reading

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Chris Soukup

. We would like to contact Chris SOUKUP son of F/Lt Vladimír Josef SOUKUP, 787409, 312 Sqn Pilot If anybody has any current information about him, please contact us here. Update 23 July 2012: Thanks to a reader of this … Continue reading

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Photo recognition help

. Can you help please? Můžete mi pomoci, prosím? A problem experienced by most people who have family or research interests in Czechoslovak RAF matters, is that within their photographic album or archive are photographs which include unidentified airmen or … Continue reading

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Frantisek Bekr

We would like to contact: DRAHOMIR VALERIE daughter of F/Lt František Bekr 787627 (162683) who served as an Engineering Officer in 310 Sqn. RAF. František was born 28 July 1913 in Pecka, Nová Paka, Czechoslovakia. In August 1941 he married Mary Edith Snowdon  and 12 … Continue reading

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They Flew to Exile after 1950

Úlety do exilu po roce 1950 In the aftermath of the triple hijack of March 1950, the Communist Authorities, who themselves had been trained in the Soviet Union during WW2 and were now recieving their orders Moscow, undertook severe measures … Continue reading

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They Flew to Exile 1950

Úlety do exilu v roce 1950 Time was now running out for the ex-RAF airmen many of whom knew that they were under observation from the Státní bezpečnost [StB] – the Czechoslovak Secret Police – and it would only be … Continue reading

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