Karel Čurda, Czechoslovak paratrooper, member of Out Distance group (Czech resistance group). He betrayed Heydrich's assassins and many members of Czech resistance. After the war, Čurda was captured and hanged for treason at Pankrác Prison on April
Aťa and his father Alois were executed in Mauthausen on October Part of the resistance network that aided Operation Anthropoid, Ata's mother escaped Nazi arrest by asking to use the bathroom, where she bit down on a cyanide pill.
Window of Baťa shop in Wenceslas Square, Prague, where the Nazis after the assassination exposed the personal belongings of assassins. Inscription on the right: "10,000.000 koruns of rewarding for news leading to capture of the assassins. Who knows belongings displayed here?"
Today marks the anniversary of WWII Operation the order to assassinate Reinhard Heydrich, the third highest ranking Nazi commander after Himmler and Hitler himself. See the story brought to life, coming to theaters on August