Eighth Air Force Bomber Command became the Eighth Air Force on February 1944, it oversaw bombardment of strategic targets in Europe until 1945. ...
Avro Anson N9642, assigned to 87FRS, 27ATG, 8AF USAAF.
Military site : airfield
Built as a satellite airfield for Squires Gate, it was earmarked for US use even before America entered the Second World War. Its location made it ideal for use as a depot station, where incoming US aircraft could be processed and moved on to active...
|Crashed||Warton, Morpeth, Northumberland NE65, UK||9 June 1943|
Taxiing accident Warton/Sta 582 Cat 3 damage, [ground crew] 9-Jun-43.
87FRS 27ATG 582 8
Built at Avro.
|Assigned||Warton, Morpeth, Northumberland NE65, UK|
Assigned to 87th Ferry Sqn, 27th Air Transport Group, 8AF USAAF.
|04 February 2016 16:42:28||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations and place associations|