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Canadian Military Aircraft
Serial Numbers
RCAF 10800 to 10849
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Designer

Manufacturer

basic designation

variant or model

name

 

company designation

company number

 

 

 

10800

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ247

 

 

 

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ247 and USAAF serial 43-36297 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  Aircraft intended for this serial number was diverted to the  Royal Norwegian Air Force in North America before completion, for use at Little Norway.  Received Norwegian serial in the 223 to 231 range.  Never taken on strength by RCAF.

10801

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ248

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ248 and USAAF serial 43-36298 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 20 January 1944, for use by No. 3 Flying Instructors School at Arnprior, Ontario.  To No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario on 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.  By 2 April 1946 on the books of No. 6 Repair Depot, still stored at St. Jean.  Noted with 958:35 logged time while in storage.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10802

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ249

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ249 and USAAF serial 43-36299 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 3 Flying Instructors School at Arnprior, Ontario.  To storage on 20 January 1944.  To No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario on 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Reported on that date with 958:55 total time, stored in Hanger 3 Section H.  By 27 November 1945 stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10803

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ250

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ250 and USAAF serial 43-36300 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 3 Flying Instructors School at Arnprior, Ontario.  To storage on 20 January 1944.  To No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario on 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Reported on that date with 858:45 total time, stored in Hanger 3 Section H.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10804

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ251

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ251 and USAAF serial 43-36301 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To St. Maurice Aircraft at Cap de la Madeleine on 10 January 1944, for crash repairs.  To stored reserve with No. 3 Training Command on 28 April 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 362:35 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.  Ownership to No. 1 Equipment Depot at Malton, Ontario on 5 August 1946.  To civil register as CF-EIF.

 

last date: 4 February 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

10805

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ252

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ252 and USAAF serial 43-36302 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To workshop reserve at No. 9 Repair Depot on 22 July 1944, for repairs and installation of modified tail oleo.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 1353:00 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.  Ownership to No. 1 Equipment Depot at Malton, Ontario on 3 September 1946.  To civil register as CF-FEE

 

last date: 4 February 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

10806

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ253

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ253 and USAAF serial 43-36303 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To storage 16 October 1944 to 13 January 1945.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945. By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 1424:05 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10807

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ254

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ254 and USAAF serial 43-36304 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  To St. Maurice Aircraft from 12 December 1943 to 25 May 1944.  To storage with No. 3 Training Command when completed, issued from storage on 3 August 1944.  To storage again, 16 October to 23 December 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945. By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 583:15 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10808

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ255

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ255 and USAAF serial 43-36305 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 1760:40 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 3 September 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

10809

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ256

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ256 and USAAF serial 43-36306 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 17 March 1945.  Stored by No. 9 Repair Depot, where it was reported with 1280:20 logged time.  By 19 March 1946 stored by No. 6 Repair Depot at St. Jean, PQ.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10810

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ257

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ257 and USAAF serial 43-36307 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 1341:10 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10811

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ258

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ258 and USAAF serial 43-36308 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 1835:15 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10812

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ259

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ259 and USAAF serial 43-36309 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 13 Elementary Flying Training School at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 1563:50 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10813

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ260

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ260 and USAAF serial 43-36310 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To St. Maurice Aircraft at Cap de la Madeleine for repairs and overhaul, 7 February to 21 June 1944.  To stored reserve with No. 3 Training Command when completed.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 6 November 1945, when it was stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at St. Eugene, Ontario.  Noted there with 161:40 total time, 2:35 since overhaul.

 

last date: 21 June 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10814

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ261

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ261 and USAAF serial 43-36311 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945, stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, noted there with 807:55 total time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot in April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10815

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ262

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ262 and USAAF serial 43-36312 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February 1944.  Issued from storage on 27 June 1944, for use by No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario.  To storage again, 6 December 1944 to 8 January 1945.  To No. 1 air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 717:15 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10816

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ263

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ263 and USAAF serial 43-36313 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 915:55 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10817

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ264

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ264 and USAAF serial 43-36314 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 825:50 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10818

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ265

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ265 and USAAF serial 43-36315 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  Then issued to No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario.  To storage again, 6 December 1944 to 8 January 1945.  Probably issued to No. 13 EFTS at St. Eugene, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Category A crash on 15 April 1945 at St. Eugene aerodrome.  To No. 6 Repair Depot on 22 May 1945 for inspection and report.

 

last date: 14 June 1945 - Struck off, reduced to spares and produce

10819

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ266

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ266 and USAAF serial 43-36316 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  Then issued to No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was reported with 818:45 logged time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10820

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ267

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ267 and USAAF serial 43-36317 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  Then issued to No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.  Reported with 688:40 total time while in storage.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10821

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ268

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ268 and USAAF serial 43-36318 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To No. 9 Repair Depot on 7 October 1944 for installation of modified tail oleo.  To stored reserve with No.3 Training Command on 3 November 1944, issued from storage on 2 January 1945.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  To storage on 20 June 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.  Pending disposal at St. Jean from 2 January 1946, when it was  noted with 480:55 total time.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10822

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ269

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 19439 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ269 and USAAF serial 43-36319 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To St. Maurice Aircraft, 29 January to 7 June 1944.  To stored reserve with No. 3 Training Command when completed. To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still in storage.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.  Pending disposal at St. Jean from 10 December 1945.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10823

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ270

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ270 and USAAF serial 43-36320 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  Then issued to No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 922:05 total time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10824

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ271

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ271 and USAAF serial 43-36321 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To St. Maurice Aircraft for crash repairs, 5 January to 1 June 1944.  To stored reserve with No. 3 Training command when completed.  Issued from storage on 3 August 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 1127:50 total time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10825

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ272

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ272 and USAAF serial 43-36322 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage from 16 February 1944 to 3 august 1944.  Pending disposal from 13 December 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still pending disposal.  By 6 November 1945 in storage at the St. Eugene Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite of No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 521:50 total time.

 

last date: 16 October 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10826

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ273

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ273 and USAAF serial 43-36323 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  Then issued to No. 10 Elementary Flying Training School at Pendleton, Ontario.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 912:25 total time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10827

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ274

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ274 and USAAF serial 43-36324 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To storage again, 6 December 1944 to 8 January 1945.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 966:10 total time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10828

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ275

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ275 and USAAF serial 43-36325 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 June 1945.  Stored by No. 502 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite, where it was noted with 1201:00 total time.  By 21 June 1946 in storage with No. 6 Repair Depot Detachment at St. Eugene, Ontario.

 

last date: 21 June 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10829

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ276

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ276 and USAAF serial 43-36326 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 785:45 total time.  Ownership to No. 6 Repair Depot on 2 April 1946, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10830

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ277

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ277 and USAAF serial 43-36327 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  Stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ.  By 2 April 1946 stored by No. 6 Repair Depot, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10831

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ278

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ278 and USAAF serial 43-36328 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To storage again, 6 December 1944 to 8 January 1945.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 26 September 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 1020:45 total time.  By 2 April 1946 stored by No. 6 Repair Depot, still at St. Jean.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10832

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ279

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ279 and USAAF serial 43-36329 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 27 June 1944.  To storage again, 6 December 1944 to 8 January 1945.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 16 March 1945.  Stored by No. 8 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit.  By 19 March 1946 stored by No. 6 Repair Depot at St. Jean.  Noted with 642:20 total time while in storage.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10833

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ280

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ280 and USAAF serial 43-36330 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 23 November  1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 1 September 1945.   Stored by No. 8 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 723:30 total time.  By 19 March 1946 stored by No. 6 Repair Depot at St. Jean.

 

last date: 3 September 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets corporation for sale

10834

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ281

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ281 and USAAF serial 43-36331 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 11 Elementary Flying Training School at Cap de la Madeleine, PQ.  To storage, 16 February to 24 July  1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  To storage on 20 June 1945.  By 27 November 1945 stored by No. 5 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at St. Jean, PQ, where it was noted with 978:25 total time.  Pending disposal from 25 March 1946 at St. Jean, on the books of No. 6 Repair Depot by then.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10835

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ282

 

 

 

 

first date: 2 November 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 3 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ282 and USAAF serial 43-36332 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  1,000th Fleet built Cornell; donated by Fleet employees to RCAF 21 October 1943.  Named "Spirit of Fleet".  First assigned to No. 3 Flying Instructors School at Arnprior, Ontario.  To storage 20 January to 27 June 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945.  Pending disposal from 13 September 1945.  Noted with 614:30 total time while in storage.  Later to civil register as C-GCWC, with the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Hamilton from 1981.  Still airworthy 2006.  Note that Canadian registry lists company number as FC195, this may be a major component number of the BAC contract number.

 

last date: 1 August 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Bell Niagara Modification Center No. 7 at Niagara Falls, New York

10836

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ283

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ283 and USAAF serial 43-36333 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from early 1945, with No. 10 Repair Depot, where it was noted with 828:20 total time.

 

last date: 21 October 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Washington, DC

10837

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ284

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ284 and USAAF serial 43-36334 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To stored reserve on 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 17 December 1945, when it was stored at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.  Noted there with 412:00 total time.  To civil register as CF-KHB.

 

last date: 16 May 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10838

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ285

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ285 and USAAF serial 43-36335 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To stored reserve on 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 17 December 1945, when it was stored at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.  Noted there with 499:40 total time.

 

last date: 8 November 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Fargo Municipal Airport, North Dakota

10839

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ286

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ286 and USAAF serial 43-36336 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To stored reserve on 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 17 December 1945, when it was stored at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.  Noted there with 545:20 total time.

 

last date: 16 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10840

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ287

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ287 and USAAF serial 43-36337 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  Pending disposal from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 10 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit.  Also stored at No. 407 Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 506:55 total time.

 

last date: 21 October 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Washington, DC

10841

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ288

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ288 and USAAF serial 43-36338 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number. First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To storage from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Noted with 424:00 total time while in storage.

 

last date: 16 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10842

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ289

 

 

 

 

first date: 24 November 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 4 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ289 and USAAF serial 43-36339 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First issued to No. 33 Elementary Flying Training School at Caron, Saskatchewan.  Pending disposal from November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 10 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit.  Also reported stored at de Winton, Alberta, with 825:20 logged time.

 

last date: 21 October 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Washington, DC

10843

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ290

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ290 and USAAF serial 43-36340 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To storage from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Reported with 463:25 total time while in storage.  By 4 January 1946 pending disposal at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.

 

last date: 11 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10844

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ291

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ291 and USAAF serial 43-36341 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To storage from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Reported with 344:10 total time while in storage.  By December 1945 pending disposal at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.  To civil register as CF-HXI.

 

last date: 16 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10845

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ292

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ292 and USAAF serial 43-36342 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To storage from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Reported with 532:30 total time while in storage.  By December 1945 pending disposal at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.

 

last date: 16 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10846

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ293

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ293 and USAAF serial 43-36343 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To storage from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Reported with 432:40 total time while in storage.  By December 1945 pending disposal at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.  To US civil register as N4732G.  Most recent Certificate of Registration issued on 6 September 1991, to American Airpower Heritage Flying Museum of Midland, Texas.

 

last date: 16 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10847

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ294

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ294 and USAAF serial 43-36344 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  Pending disposal from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Stored by No. 407 Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 506:40 logged time.

 

last date: 21 October 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Washington, DC

10848

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ295

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ295 and USAAF serial 43-36345 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  To storage from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Reported with 102:55 total time while in storage.  By December 1945 pending disposal at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Mossbank, Saskatchewan.  To civil register as CF-CDI.  Note that Canadian civil register at one time recorded company number as FA 430; this was either a major component serial number, or the British Aircraft Commission contract number.

 

last date: 16 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for sale

10849

Fairchild

Fleet, Fort Erie

Cornell

Mk. II

 

 

 

FZ296

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 October 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Lend Lease funded aircraft, also issued RAF serial FZ296 and USAAF serial 43-36346 (PT-26B-FE), RAF serial number marked as company number.  First assigned to No. 19 Elementary Flying Training School at Virden, Manitoba.  Pending disposal from 17 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Stored by No. 10 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 510:50 logged time.

 

last date: 21 October 1946 - Free issue to Foreign Liquidation Commission at Washington, DC


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