Vladimír Petřek, priest of Czech Orthodox Church and member of Czech resistance. In September 1934 he was  elected Chaplain at the Church of Cyril  and Methodius in Prague and ordained  to the priesthood by Bishop Gorazd. He was executed on September 5, 1942 as concealer of the paratroopers.

Vladimír Petřek, priest of Czech Orthodox Church and member of Czech resistance. In September 1934 he was elected Chaplain at the Church of Cyril and Methodius in Prague and ordained to the priesthood by Bishop Gorazd. He was executed on September 5, 1942 as concealer of the paratroopers.

Jan Kubiš and Jozef Gabčík in Great Britain.

Jan Kubiš and Jozef Gabčík in Great Britain.

Dr. Milada Frantová (ophthalmologist) treated wounded Jan Kubiš (splinters of his antitank bomb injured his face)  . She was executed in Mauthausen. Photo from http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10350893065-heydrich-konecne-reseni

Dr. Milada Frantová (ophthalmologist) treated wounded Jan Kubiš (splinters of his antitank bomb injured his face) . She was executed in Mauthausen. Photo from http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10350893065-heydrich-konecne-reseni

Josef Gabcik documents photo This Day in History: Operation Anthropoid http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/

Josef Gabcik documents photo This Day in History: Operation Anthropoid http://dingeengoete.blogspot.com/

Jan Kubiš. Photo from "Assassination" by Michal Burian et al.

Photo from "Assassination" by Michal Burian et al.

Václav Morávek (August 8, 1904, Kolín - March 21, 1942, Prague) was Czechoslovak Brigadier General and national hero, one of best known personalities of Czech antinazi rezistance and member of famous resistance group called Three Kings.

Václav Morávek (August Kolín - March Prague) was Czechoslovak Brigadier General and national hero, one of best known personalities of Czech antinazi rezistance and member of famous resistance group called Three Kings.

Anna Malinová met paratrooper Josef Gabčík in 1942. Her husband Antonín died year before. Foto: Rodinný archiv Aleny Voštové

Foto: Anna Malinová na archivních snímcích

Charles' sister Vlasta (Jakubová) was born on March 13, 1925 in Oždany, Slovakia. During World War II and the Cold War she was in the Czech resistance as a contact to her uncle, Colonel Josef Robotka.

Charles' sister Vlasta (Jakubová) was born on March 1925 in Oždany, Slovakia. During World War II and the Cold War she was in the Czech resistance as a contact to her uncle, Colonel Josef Robotka.

Anna Malinová, one of a lot of female members of Czech resistance. Foto: Rodinný archiv Aleny Voštové

Anna Malinová, one of a lot of female members of Czech resistance.

Jiří Potůček. Photo from http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10350893065-heydrich-konecne-reseni

Jiří Potůček. Photo from http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10350893065-heydrich-konecne-reseni

Report of Rudolf Hrubec from 28 Mar. 1942 for operational plans for Operation Zinc and Out-Distance

Report of Rudolf Hrubec from 28 Mar. 1942 for operational plans for Operation Zinc and Out-Distance

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