Airspeed Oxford T1101, assigned to 17th Service Squadron, 8AF USAAF.
Military | Second Lieutenant | Pilot | 27th Air Transport Group
Military site : airfield
Before the Americans arrived Bodney was a grass-surfaced airfield. So when the 352nd Fighter Group arrived with heavy P-47 Thunderbolts, work was carried out to strengthen its roads and runways with steel matting, concrete and tarmac. Nissen huts also...
|Crashed||Feltwell, Norfolk, UK||16 August 1944|
Landing accident RAF Feltwell Cat 3 damage, pilot Lt Cyril B Doleac, 16-Aug-44.
17th Service Squadron, 8AF
|Manufactured||Christchurch, Dorset, UK|
Built at Airspeed.
Delivered to RAF MU.
|Assigned||Bodney, Thetford, Norfolk IP26, UK|
Assigned to 17th Service Squadron, 8AF USAAF.
|09 February 2016 14:27:07||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, person associations, place associations and media associations|