Category Archives: Not Forgotton

Slovak Embassy Battle of Britain Remembrance visit

On Friday 30th October 2020, Ambassador HE Ľubomír Rehák, and Col. Vladimír Stolárik, the new Defence Attaché at the Slovak Embassy came to Kent to visit two significant Battle of Britain locations. The Kent Battle of Britain Museum: First stop … Continue reading

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28 October 2020 – Runnymede

To commemorate the 102nd anniversary of the founding of the State of the Czechoslovak Republic on 28 October 1918, the 149 Czechoslovak airmen who are commemorated at the Air Forces Memorial at Runnymede were remembered. Ve středu 28. října jsme … Continue reading

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Emil Fechtner – 29.10.1940.

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

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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 Před 2. svět. válkou Raimund Půda was born on 18 August 1912 at Brník, near Kolín. He was the only son of Jan, a forester, and Františka. … 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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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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