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N4839

Oxford

Airspeed Oxford N4839 assigned to 326th Ferrying Squadron, 31st Air Transport Group, 9AF USAAF.

Service

Places

  • Grove

    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,...

Events

Event Location Date
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 England, UK

Delivered to RAF MU.

Assigned Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12, UK

Assigned to 326th Ferrying Squadron, 31st Air Transport Group, 9AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
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
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbasn.asp?SN=N4839

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