Panel 10

    …………IN GREAT BRITAIN 1939–1945
  2. Panel – Assistance to compatriots
  3. Panel – Nursing Department and nursing courses
  4. Panel – S.R.N. – State Registered Nurse
  5. Panel – Location of Czechoslovak nurses
  6. Panel – CRC nurse uniforms
  7. Panel – Components of the uniform of Emília Součková
  8. Panel – Medical expeditions
  9. Panel – Marie Rechtová
  10. Panel – Period Press

Period Press

On the left:
Čechoslovák English Edition, Nr. 3, November 1941.
ComedyCzechoslovakia, 14. 11. 1942.
Čechoslovák no. 10, 9. 3. (Czechoslovak no. 12, March 23, 1945.
Vlasta No. 5, 1st year 1947. [Moravian Library’s Digital Library] [Moravian Library’s Digital Library]

On the right:
Československá žena [Czechoslovak Woman], no. 3, August 17, 1945.
Čechoslovák no. 8, February 23, 1945

Our family, August 17, 1945.

Archival and literary sources:
National Archives, Czechoslovak Red Cross, London, fund number 634.
Military Central Archives – Military Historical Archives, collection 308, 1939–1945 (Certificate 255, Domestic Resistance).
Čechoslovák. London, 1939–1945. ISSN 1753-5093.
BURIANOVÁ, Miroslava. Fashion in the streets of the protectorate. Prague: National Museum, 2013. ISBN 978-80-7036-397-3.
FENCL, Vilém. Czechoslovak Army in Great Britain. 1st Czechoslovak Combined Brigade (1940-1941). 1st Czechoslovak Independent Brigade (1941-1943). 1st Czechoslovak Independent Armoured Brigade (1943-1945). Prague: MV&H, 2003. Encyclopedia of Uniforms of Czechoslovakia. ISBN 80-238-9646-6.
JANIŠOVÁ, Milena and KŘEN, Jan. The Crossroads of Two Lives: Proceedings in Honor of Hana Mejdrová and Miloš Hájek. Prague: Masaryk Workers‘ Academy, 2008. ISBN 978-80-903670-7-4.
PROCHÁZKA, Ivan. And They had Royal Crown: a brief look at the service of Czechoslovak women in the units of the British Army during World War II. Prague: Military History Institute, 2016. ISBN 978-80-7278-679-4.
RECHTOVÁ, Marie. The Work of Nurses Abroad. In: Jubilee Working Congress of Registered Nurses in Czechoslovakia. In Prague: Provincial Nursing School, 1947, pp. 98–106.
VELECKÁ, Hana. The Czechoslovak Red Cross Abroad during the Second World War. In: History and the Miltary: Magazine of the Military History Institute of the Army of the Czech Republic. Prague: Military History Institute of the Army of the Czech Republic 49, no. 2, (2000), pp. 378–405.

Internet sources:
Memorz of Nations. Project of the History of the 20the century, interview with Hana Mejdrová, Praha April 10, 2004 Available from: -hana-20040410-0 (28.12.2022)
Schools of Nursing. Collecting Nursing History 8, UK Nursing Badges. GNC for England and Wales State Registration Badges – Part 1. Available from: (28.12.2022)