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15. 3. 1939 - The Nazi occupation of ČSR

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List of witnesses

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Bohumil Venclík (1924) video clip available

born 13 January 1924 in Tovačov father Bohumil Venclík Sr, chief of Sokol in Tovačov member of Sokol father commanded Section 5 of the resistance group Defence of the Nation family hid the fugitive resistance fighter Rajmund Navrátil witness of Jewish ... arrows 

Professor Aleš Veselý (1935 - 2015) video clip available

born on 3 February 1935 in Čáslav an important Czech sculptor, protagonist of Czech Arte Informale – a local version of post-war international abstract art his father came from a Jewish family, his mother converted to Jewish faith during WW II his sister and ... arrows 

Karel Veselý (1922 - 2017) video clip available

Born in 1922 in Heřmanův Městec Worked in the armaments works in Choceň Distributed leaflets directed against the Nazis Arrested on April 13, 1942, sentenced to 5 years in prison Imprisoned in Theresienstadt, Bautzen, Berlin, Straubing and Ebrach Survived ... arrows 

Jan Vevera (1970)

born August 21st 1970 in Roudnice nad Labem grew up in Štětí, a smaller town near Mělník graduate of psychiatry at a medical faculty travels in China and the USA, for several months worked aboard an Alaskan fishing vessel shortly after graduation (after 1989) ... arrows 

Jiřina Veverková (1929)

Born on May 7, 1929, in Hradec Králové Her father, Josef Pokorný, was an artillery officer In 1940, her father was arrested by the Gestapo and imprisoned She survived with her mother in poverty only thanks to the help of other people Her father returned in ... arrows 

Marie Vítovcová (1928)

Born on June 15, 1928, into a Jewish family Non religious, fully assimilated Czech-speaking family After 1939 her father lost his job, Marie excluded from school, Sokol and Scout On December 10, 1941, the family deported to Theresienstadt ghetto On October 6, ... arrows 

Ludmila Vlachová (1937) video clip available

born 30 April 1937 in Vidče her parents, Karel and Marie Koláček, were active in the resistance her father was executed in Wrocław in April 1944 her mother was imprisoned in Ravensbrück concentration camp the witness lived in a children’s home in Rožnov pod ... arrows 

Alois Vocásek (1896 - 2003)

born April 13, 1896 in Pečky learnt metal casting in the Suchý, Jouza & Čáp Company in Chrást near Pilsen in April 1915 drafted in the Austrian-Hungarian army defected to the Russians during the Brusilov offensive (July 1916) joined the Czechoslovak brigade ... arrows 

Colonel (ret.) Leopold Vojtěchovský (1920 - 2013)

Born on October 11, 1920, in Frýdek-Místek 1939 – helped volunteers leave Czechoslovakia to Poland 1939 – left to Poland himself June 1, 1939 – enrolled to the Czechoslovak legion in Polish Katovice Left with the legion to the Soviet Union Was employed as a ... arrows 

Colonel Václav Volfík (1930)

born in Postřekov in the Chodsko region, father Jan Volfík was a bricklayer’s labourer left for apprenticeship in Bavaria in 1944 helped American soldiers during liberation studied at military schools in Mladá Boleslav and in Hranice na Moravě from 1949 till ... arrows 



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