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N9642

Anson

Avro Anson N9642, assigned to 87FRS, 27ATG, 8AF USAAF.

Service

Units

Places

  • Warton

    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...

Events

Event Location Date
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

Manufactured Chadderton, UK

Built at Avro.

Assigned Warton, Morpeth, Northumberland NE65, UK

Assigned to 87th Ferry Sqn, 27th Air Transport Group, 8AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
04 February 2016 16:42:28 Al_Skiff Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations and place associations
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbaat.asp?theAT=Anson
http://ww45.usafunithistory.com/PDF/75-100/87%20FERRY%20SQ.pdf

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