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Designer

Manufacturer

basic designation

variant or model

name

 

 

company designation

company number

 

 

 

 

1950

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF P5279.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 5 December 1942

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 17 June 1946

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1951

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF N2172.  Category C damage on 18 August 1941, while at No. 7 Bombing and Gunnery School at RCAF Station Paulson, Manitoba.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 12 April 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1952

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6563.  Assigned to No. 2 Training Command in western Canada in 1941.

 

first date: 27 May 1941

 

last date: 23 March 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1953

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6485.  Had 894:55 airframe time when struck off.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 7 March 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1954

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5271.  Category B damage at No. 7 Bombing and Gunnery School at RCAF Station Paulson, Manitoba on 31 July 1941.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 11 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1955

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5264.  Probably serving at No. 2 Bombing and Gunnery School at time of crash.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 28 December 1942

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off, after Category A crash at Mossbank, Saskatchewan on 11 October 1942.

1956

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5380.  Had 1093:50 airframe time when struck off.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 13 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1957

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6524.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 28 April 1943.

 

first date: 9 June 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1958

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P5270.  Assigned to No. 1 Training Command, in Ontario.

 

first date: 9 June 1941

 

last date: 12 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1959

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6526.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 27 April 1943.

 

first date: 9 June 1941

 

last date: 16 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1960

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6550.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 5 December 1942.

 

first date: 9 June 1941

 

last date: 26 August 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1961

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5469.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario. in 1941.

 

first date: 9 June 1941

 

last date: 28 November 1942.

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1962

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5118.  Category B damage on 7 October 1941, while serving at No. 7 Bombing and Gunnery School at RCAF Station Paulson, Manitoba

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 8 October 1942

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1963

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P5271.  Category B damage on 29 June 1942, while serving at No. 7 Bombing and Gunnery School at RCAF Station Paulson, Manitoba.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 4 August 1942.

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off, possibly as a result of Category B damage (see comments).

1964

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6508.  Serving at No. 7 Bombing and Gunnery School at RCAF Station Paulson, Manitoba at time of crash.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 10 January 1942

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off, after Category A crash on 1 November 1941.

1965

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6537.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 15 January 1944.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 17 June 1946

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1966

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5421.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 28 April 1943.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1967

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5458.  Assigned to No. 2 Training Command in western Canada.

 

first date: 3 June 1941

 

last date: 23 March 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1968

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5448.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 22 October 1942.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 15 October 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1969

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6480.  Category C damage on 16 July 1941, at Mountain View, Ontario.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1970

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5101.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario in 1941.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 24 March 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1971

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF N2186.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario in 1941.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1972

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF K9275.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario in 1941.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1973

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5339.  Category C damage on 18 June 1942, at No. 5 Bombing and Gunnery School, Dafoe, Saskatchewan.

 

first date: 22 April 1941

 

last date: 26 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1974

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6689.  Serving at No. 2 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mossbank, Saskatchewan in 1941.

 

first date: 22 April 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1975

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P5284.  Converted to target tug on 15 July 1941.

 

first date: 22 April 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1976

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6566.  Assigned to No. 2 Training Command in western Canada.

 

first date: 22 April 1941

 

last date: 11 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1977

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P5272.  Category B damage on 20 November 1941, at No. 5 Bombing and Gunnery School, Dafoe, Saskatchewan.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 6 April 1942

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1978

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF K9217.  Converted to target tug on 5 June 1941.

 

first date: 27 May 1941

 

last date: 16 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1979

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6558.  Converted to target tug on 5 June 1941.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 11 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1980

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6548.  Converted to target tug on 5 June 1941.

 

first date: 27 May 1941

 

last date: 16 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1981

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P2331.  Converted to target tug on 5 June 1941.

 

first date: 27 May 1941

 

last date: 16 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1982

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L4937.  Converted to target tug on 5 June 1941.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 11 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1983

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5218.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 7 September 1943.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 7 March 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1984

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P6498.  Used at No. 2 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mossbank, Saskatchewan, in 1941

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 11 January 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1985

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5495.  Converted to target tug on 5 June 1941.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 13 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1986

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5203.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 5 December 1942.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 17 June 1946

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1987

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L4968.  Used at No. 9 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mt.-Joli, PQ. in 1942.  Classified as Instructional Airframe A 256, date unknown.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 15 September 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1988

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5445.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 5 December 1942.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 16 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1989

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF K9309.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at ? in 1941.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 6 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1990

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5064.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario in 1941.

 

first date: 11 June 1941

 

last date: 6 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1991

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5534.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario in 1941.

 

first date: 1 July 1941

 

last date: 4 November 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1992

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5119.  Converted to target tug on 13 July 1944.

 

first date: 1 July 1941

 

last date: 12 June 1946

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1993

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5116.  Probably serving at No. 9 Bombing and Gunnery School at time of crash.

 

first date: 1 July 1941

 

last date: 26 August 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off, after Category A crash at Mt.-Joli, PQ on 16 May 1943.

1994

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF N2041.

 

first date: 1 July 1941

 

last date: 20 October 1942

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off, after Category A crash at Trenton on 24 July 1942.

1995

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF N2036.  Served at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School at Mountain View, Ontario in 1941.

 

first date: 1 July 1941

 

last date: 1 May 1944

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1996

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5033.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 1 February 1943.

 

first date: 1 July 1941

 

last date: 16 February 1945

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1997

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF L5272.  To Trapp Technical School in New Westminister, BC, as training aid.

 

first date: 13 May 1941

 

last date: 12 March 1946

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off

1998

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I

 

 

 

Ex RAF P2306.  Category A crash on 21 January 1942, while at No. 6 Bombing and Gunnery School, at Mountain View, Ontario.

 

first date: 26 July 1941

 

last date: 11 June 1942

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off.

1999

Fairey

 

Battle

Mk. I / IT

 

 

 

Ex RAF R4001.  Converted to Mk. IT, with turret, on 20 December 1942.

 

first date: 26 July 1941

 

last date: 19 November 1943

 

Taken on strength

 

Struck off


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