Airspeed Oxford X6939, assigned to 380th Service Squadron, 70th Service Group, 9AF USAAF.
Military site : airfield
Earls Colne was built in 1941 as an airfield for No.3 Group, RAF Bomber Command, although never used as such. Assigned to the US Eighth Air Force (as Station 358) in 1942, its 36 hardstands were increased to 50, bringing the airfield up to Air Ministry...
|Crashed||Ludshott Common and Waggoners Wells, Grayshott, Hindhead, Hampshire GU26, UK||24 June 1944|
Forced landing Engine Failure Ludshot Common Cat 5 damage, pilot Lt Delbert K Santee, 24-Jun-44.
380SrS 70SrG 9AF.
|Manufactured||Christchurch, Dorset, UK|
Built at Airspeed.
Delivered to RAF MU.
|Assigned||Earls Colne, Colchester, Essex CO6, UK|
Assigned to 380th Service Squadron, 70th Service Group, 9AF USAAF.
|08 February 2016 17:33:45||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations|