Slávka Altmanová Death – Obituary, Slávka Altmanová Has Passed Away

By | January 4, 2022

Slávka Altmanová Death – Obituary – Slávka Altmanová, one of the faces of the EASTory through their Eyes exhibition, passed away recently.

Born in 1923, during WWII, Slávka joined the Red Army as a radio operator and signaller, as part of the Czechoslovak 1st Army Corps.

Slávka Altmanová Death – Obituary, Slávka Altmanová Has Passed Away

Slávka Altmanová was born on 8 August 1923 in Volhynia. She witnessed the Soviet invasion in 1939 as well as the German invasion in 1941. In 1944, she joined the Czechoslovak 1st Army Corps as a radio operator and signaller and fought against Nazi Germany alongside the Red Army.