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AP407

Oxford

Airspeed Oxford AP407, assigned to 461st Service Squadron, 326th Service Group, 9AF USAAF.

Service

Places

  • Lashenden

    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...

Events

Event Location Date
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 England, UK

Delivered to RAF MU.

Assigned Lashenden, Biddenden, Ashford, Kent TN27, UK

Assigned to 461st Service Squadron, 326th Service Group, 9AF USAAF.

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
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
Sources

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/dbasn.asp?SN=AP407&Submit4=Go

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