Date of death
KALKUS Wacław Stanisław
24.6.1943 Oostzaan, the Netherlands
"Nieuwe Ooster Begraafplaats" Amsterdam, the Netherlands
His father was gen. bryg. pil. Władysław Kalkus who greatly contributed
to the development of the PAF in the interwar years and WW2.
He flew as a pilot in the Polish-Soviet war of 1919-1920; then in the
1930s was the Commander of the 1st Air Regiment.
In 1939 he was appointed C-in-C of the PAF and later organized the
evacuation of PAF personnel via Romania to France.
General Kalkus survived his son's death but died before the end of the
war on 23.2.1945 at Blackpool.
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