Airspeed Oxford AP407, assigned to 461st Service Squadron, 326th Service Group, 9AF USAAF.
Military site : airfield
Close to but completely separate from RAF Headcorn, Lashenden was built for the RAF during 1942-43 as an Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), initially as a light bomber base and then as a training base for mobile fighter squadrons. Enlarged and improved for...
|Crashed||Lashenden, Biddenden, Ashford, Kent TN27, UK||14 June 1944|
Taxiing accident Mech Failure Lashenden/Sta 410 Cat 3 damage, pilot Lt Donald L Slocum, 14-Jun-44.
461SerS 326SerG 9AF.
|Manufactured||Christchurch, Dorset, UK|
Built at Airspeed.
Delivered to RAF MU.
|Assigned||Lashenden, Biddenden, Ashford, Kent TN27, UK|
Assigned to 461st Service Squadron, 326th Service Group, 9AF USAAF.
|08 February 2016 10:39:23||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations|