Disrespect at the Winged Lion Monument!

I have re-blogged articles from this site before. It concerns a very important chapter in modern history. Unfortunately, it is chapter many choose to dismiss.

Free Czechoslovak Air Force

Neúcta k pomníku okřídleného lva!

In June 2014, the Winged Lion monument was unveiled at Klárov, Prague; a gesture from the British ex-pat community in the Czech and Slovak Republics to thank Czechoslovakia for its men and women who served in the RAF during WW2.

V červnu 2014 byl v Praze na Klárově odhalen „Okřídlený lev“, gesto díků komunity britských migrantů v České republice a na Slovensku určené československým mužům a ženám, kteří sloužili v řadách RAF v průběhu druhé světové války.


In November 2017, phase II of this project was completed with the inclusion of panels listing the names of those 2507 Czechoslovak men and women who had served in the RAF.

V listopadu 2017 byla dokončena druhá fáze projektu zahrnující panely se seznamem jmen všech 2507 československých mužů a žen, kteří za druhé světové války sloužili v RAF.

Both these events received high media coverage –…

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  4 comments for “Disrespect at the Winged Lion Monument!

  1. August 22, 2018 at 3:39 am



    • August 26, 2018 at 2:44 pm

      Thank you for the follow. I look forward to reading your blog!


  2. August 22, 2018 at 4:35 am

    The way some people treat monuments like this is just despicable. These were great people and deserve better.


  3. August 26, 2018 at 6:44 pm

    Nice thanks for sharing glad I found you blog cheers Following

    Liked by 1 person

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