Czechoslovak Airmen in the RAF 1939 - 1945 Forum

Date: 16/06/2018

By: Keith Bryers

Subject: Nezbeda

I have a record of Hurricane IIA Z2493 of 310 Sqn based at Dyce crashing in the sea off Aberdeen on 24 October 1941 after the pilot was dazzled by a searchlight beam and lost control. I believe the pilot was Flying Officer Nezbeda. Was this Egon Nezbeda? I have some more details of his escape from the a/c and subsequent rescue.

Keith Bryers

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Date: 28/08/2018

By: PV

Subject: Re: Nezbeda

Hi Keith,
sorry for long delay but your post got lost in spam messages and I have to clear them out.

Yes I remember such a story and yes you are right it was Egon Nezbeda. I have read an article he wrote afterward for Czech Inspectorate General with advice what to do in such a situation but unfortunately it is in Czech only.
I will be thankful if you would like to share more details about this case. You can contact me via email in the top left corner.

Thank you

Pavel

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Date: 21/11/2017

By: Keith Duffy

Subject: GFR DUFFY AFC

I forgot to leave a contact! keithbduffy@yahoo.com, 44 (0)7747013134

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Date: 05/12/2017

By: PV

Subject: Re: GFR DUFFY AFC

Hi Keith, thx for an interesting post. Pls check your mailbox.

Pavel

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Date: 21/11/2017

By: Keith Duffy

Subject: GFR DUFFY AFC

I found an old reference to my Father who was an honoury member of both the Czechoslovak Air Force and the Polish Airforces. I refer to George F R Duffy 44629 whose Log Books I still hold

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Date: 21/08/2015

By: Admin

Subject: New website

Welcome to my new website, which is continuation of my former site https://cz-raf.hyperlink.cz/index.html.
I am working hard to move all information from the old site to this one but as it is time consuming operation please be patient.

If you have any ideas/suggestions what you would like to find on this site please feel free to write it here of contact me on my email.

I will be glad if this forum will be used for reasearch about Czechoslovak airmen serving in the RAF and when ever it will be possible I will do my best to help you, give you an answer or an advice at least.

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