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Milos Anthony Navratil (1947)

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Milos Anthony Navratil was born as Miloš Antonín Navrátil on 25th April 1947 in Prague. His parents belonged to educated middle class whose families lost their property and positions after the February coup 1948. The family had to move from Nové Město nad Metují to Mšeno near Mělník and later to Prague. Miloš considers the country around Mšeno and the area of Kokořín the countryside of his childhood and one of the strong inspirations for his decision to live in Canada. Another reason was a family story about uncle Harry who lived in Canada and a difficult political situation, feeling of distrust and fear which Miloš was sensitive to. Without his parents´knowledge, at the age of 15, he hid inside a plane heading for Cuba. After an adventurous flight during the stopover he arrived in Gander, New Foundland. The authorities did not send him back but allowed him to stay, study and build up a new life. Miloš was not afraid of work and quickly felt good. In the very first year he constructed ...arrows 

19th December 1962, Ruzyně Airport

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Eva Dědková (1936)

born in 1936 in Brno during war she lived in Prague, where she experienced air-raids several times studied the middle school of pedagogics in Brno after finishing school ... arrows 


Mgr. Eva Sirotková-Franklin (1934)

born February 15, 1934 in central Ural in the village Gubakha to Czech parents Karel and Štěpánka Sirotek the Sirotek family returned from Russia immediately before the ... arrows 


Mgr. Naděžda Dočekalová (1940)

born December 16, 1940 in Chlumec nad Cidlinou her father Boris Kestřánek was born in Russia to a Czech father and a Russian mother her father re-emigrated to Czechoslovakia ... arrows 


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