Silver A - Josef Valčík

Silver A - Josef Valčík

Death in Prague (10). Josef Valcik of "Operation Anthropoid"

Death in Prague (10). Josef Valcik of "Operation Anthropoid"

Walton Hall, March 1941. Josef Valčík (in the middle)

Walton Hall, March 1941. Josef Valčík (in the middle)

Josef Valčík, "Silver A" group

Josef Valčík, "Silver A" group

Josef Valčík - died today 72 years ago ... 18th June 1942 remembered and honoured for your bravery.

Josef Valčík - died today 72 years ago ... 18th June 1942 remembered and honoured for your bravery.

Číšnický frak Josefa Valčíka (Východočeské muzeum Pardubice). Waiter dress coat of Josef Valčík.

Číšnický frak Josefa Valčíka (Východočeské muzeum Pardubice). Waiter dress coat of Josef Valčík.

Josef Valčík. Photo from http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10350893065-heydrich-konecne-reseni

Josef Valčík. Photo from http://www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10350893065-heydrich-konecne-reseni

The exhibition "Faces of courageous" - clothing of Josef Valčík.

The exhibition "Faces of courageous" - clothing of Josef Valčík.

Discharge Certificate of Josef Valčík from 1939.

Discharge Certificate of Josef Valčík from 1939.

It is considered that Josef Valčík gave signals to the assassins by small mirror. But now some historians prejudice his participation in Operation Anthropoid. First, he came into the spotlight of Gestapo by that time, and it was dangerous to get involve him to such job. Secondly, natural blond, changed hair colour to jet-black, attracted too much attention. And, finally, it was cloudy at that time. Photo and information from…

It is considered that Josef Valčík gave signals to the assassins by small mirror. But now some historians prejudice his participation in Operation Anthropoid. First, he came into the spotlight of Gestapo by that time, and it was dangerous to get involve him to such job. Secondly, natural blond, changed hair colour to jet-black, attracted too much attention. And, finally, it was cloudy at that time. Photo and information from…

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