Airspeed Oxford N4839 assigned to 326th Ferrying Squadron, 31st Air Transport Group, 9AF USAAF.
Military site : airfield
Grove was originally intended to be a base for an RAF Operational Training Unit. Construction began in late 1941 and the airfield was usable by October 1942. The airfield was built to a standard design for bomber bases, with a main 6,000 feet runway,...
|Crashed||Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12, UK||5 February 1944|
Taxiing accident Grove/Sta 519 Cat 4 damage, pilot Lt Morgan A Sleppy, 5-Feb-44.
326FRS 31ATG 9AF
|Manufactured||Christchurch, Dorset, UK|
Built at Airspeed.
Delivered to RAF MU.
|Assigned||Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12, UK|
Assigned to 326th Ferrying Squadron, 31st Air Transport Group, 9AF USAAF.
|05 February 2016 19:55:02||Al_Skiff||Created entry with serial number, aircraft type, production block number, manufacturer, description, events, unit associations, place associations and media associations|