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Tribute to Czechoslovak heroes

On October 20, members of the Czech Armed Forces together with the Czechoslovak Army veterans and their friends commemorated the 95th anniversary of the of the independent Czechoslovakia at Brookwood Military cemetery in Surrey.

Participants paid tribute to Czechoslovak soldiers, members of British Royal Air Force who fought during WWII and sacrificed their lives for our freedom. In their speeches, deputy Czech Ambassador and Defense Attachés of the Czech and Slovak Republic acknowledged the importance of keeping alive the memory of the heroism of the Free Czechoslovak Forces in WW2.

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