Living history group 276th Sqdn. (reenacted) RAF in year 2018
Here are pictures from events attend by living history group 276th Sqdn. (reenacted) RAF or our members.
Launch of reedition of legendary book of Ladislav Sitenský Peruť 312 – 312 Squadron.
Prague, 13. 2. 2018
Czechoslovak books about Czechoslovak airmen have strange destiny sometimes. Book about 312 Squadron and its airmen could be printed in year 1948, but Communist destroy it and prohibited its print. Just some prits were saved. Now this book was printed again.
Commemoration of Jan Hadrávek, RAF
Grammar school, Dolní Bukovsko, 23. 2. 2018
100 anniversary of establishment of Czechoslovakia
Čejč, 28. 10. 2018
Exhibitions and commemoration event. We attend celebration event of 100th anniversary of establishment of Czechoslovakia in one of the best places, in Čejč, South Moravia. Why? Because Czechoslovak first president, Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk was trained as blacksmith here in Čejč. It was our second exhibition here and very cooperation from representatives of Čejč again. We presented exhibition about the movie Riders on the Sky and WAAF dressed mannequin for first time.
Aviation show Flying Legends
Imperial war museum Duxford, 14. 7. 2018
Our friends from United Kingdom invited us again to attend Flying Legends Air Show in Duxford. Because it was 100th anniversary of establishment of Czechoslovakia, Czechoslovak Air Forces and RAF, we presented here our exhibition Wings in Exile and with our colleagues from Čeští RAFáci equipment of Czechoslovak airmen too. This year we visited this event in most largest contingent with RAF reenactors from more Czech groups – as written above + Biskupští manpvé from Kroměříž.
Launch of first book about Czechoslovak airmen for children – Dobrodružství pana Wellingtona – Adventure of Mr. Wellington
Prague, 24. 9. 2018
Book Dobrodružství pana Wellingtona – Adventure of Mr. Wellington described story of crashed wellington, who was ůeft after WW2 in Czechoslovakia. It is in hangar and two boys would like to repair it and find its crew.
Day of uniformed corpses
Kroměříž, 6. 10. 2018
This annually event is meeting and presentation of uniformed corpses throughout history and various branches. It present not only army, but firefighters, police etc too. We attended with two our exhibitions – Wings in Exile and Riders in the Sky and small presentation of RAF and WAAF equipment.