January 21, 2022

Vernon Schmidt turns 96 years

Vernon Schmidt turns 96 years

Today, hero, veteran and liberator of Southwestern Bohemia, member of the 90th Infantry Division, Vernon Schmidt, celebrates his 96th Birthday.   SIR, Happy Birthday, all the best!

January 21, 2022

Charles H. Noble turns 92 years

Charles H. Noble turns 92 years

Let us help Happy Birthday, all the best to Mr. Charles H. Noble, who turns 92 years today. The City o Pilsen is grateful to his father Colonel Charles H. Noble, who liberated the city on May, 6th 1945!    

December 5, 2022

Glynn G. Raby turns 98th

Glynn G. Raby turns 98th

Glynn Raby, hero and friend, who liberated the City of Pilsen and western Bohemia, member of the famous 2nd Infantry Division, turns 98! SIR, we wish you a Happy Birthday !!!   Link to interview with Glynn G. Raby:  

January 25, 2022

Claude Gihoul-Rousseau passed away

Claude Gihoul-Rousseau passed away

It is with great sadness we learned about the passing of Claude Gihoul-Rousseau, the daughter of the WWII Belgian veteran Louis Gihoul who attended the Liberation Festival Pilsen annualy.    

December 20, 2022

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Nechť vás tento úsměch provází celým rokem. May this new year bring a smile to your face, the kind that alwas stays. Přejeme příjemné prožití vánočních svátků, šťastný nový rok a 5. – 8. května se těšíme na viděnou. Tým Slavností svobody. Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Looking forward to…