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RCAF 8450 to 8499
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Manufacturer

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8450

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

II / VA

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 August 1942 - Taken on strength at Federal Aircraft, Montreal

 

Assigned to No. 3 Training Command on 16 October 1942, for use by the Test and Development Flight at Rockcliffe, Ontario.  Converted to Mk. VA by Federal Aircraft.  First flight after conversion 4 January 1943, at Carterville Airport, PQ, by Leigh Capreol.  Operated by the Test and Development Establishment, at RCAF Station Rockcliffe, Ontario.  Nosed up due to gusting winds and damaged both propellers while waiting to take-off from Rockcliffe on 12 February 1943,  repaired.  To workshop reserve at No. 9 Repair Depot at St. Jean, PQ, 21 June to 21 August 1944.  To No. 3 Training Command when completed.  To storage on 4 October 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still in storage.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at Brantford, Ontario.  Pending disposal from 1 March 1946.  Noted with 355:55 logged time, never overhauled, while in storage.

 

last date: 3 July 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8451

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 22 July 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Pending disposal from 15 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Delivered from No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at Carberry, Manitoba to No. 205 Equipment Holding Unit at Neepawa, Manitoba for storage on 4 December 1944.  Noted with 1878:50 total time, never overhauled, while in storage at Neepawa.

 

last date: 10 March 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8452

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 22 July 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Pending disposal from 15 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Stored at No. 205 Equipment Holding Unit at Neepawa, Manitoba, where it was noted with 2050:45 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 10 March 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8453

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 22 July 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To workshop reserve at No. 8 Repair Depot on 14 September 1944.  Retained at No. 8 Repair Depot in whole state after write off.

 

last date: 13 October 1944 - Written off

8454

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 23 July 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 25 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1440:15 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8455

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 July 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 12 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1557:45 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8456

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 July 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, 26 January to 10 March 1943.  To storage with No. 2 Training Command when completed.  Issued from storage on 25 March 1943, for use by No. 17 Service Flying Training School at Souris, Manitoba.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  To storage on 14 April 1945, issued from storage on 12 July 1945.  Pending disposal from 10 October 1945.  By 28 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1510:10 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8457

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 27 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

With No. 33 Service Flying Training School at Brandon, Manitoba when it crashed and was destroyed by fire on 20 May 1944.  LAC A.E. King, RAF killed.  To No. 8 Repair Depot on 23 May 1944 for write off.

 

last date: 20 June 1944 - Struck off, reduced to produce

8458

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 27 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 25 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1551:15 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 22 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8459

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 17 August 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 33 Service Flying Training School at Brandon, Manitoba.  To No. 8 Repair Depot on 24 March 1944 for write off action, following a Category A crash.

 

last date: 2 May 1944 - Struck off, reduced to spares and produce

8460

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 26 August 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Bombing & Gunnery School at Dafoe, Saskatchewan, delivered there on 21 September 1942.  To MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, 13 May to 3 July 1943.  To No. 2 training Command when completed.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  To storage on 14 April 1945.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 5 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 1949:25 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 1 October 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8461

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 3 September 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 33 Service Flying Training School at Brandon, Manitoba.  To storage on 12 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1638:15 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8462

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 8 September 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 33 Service Flying Training School at Brandon, Manitoba.  To storage on 12 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1585:20 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 22 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8463

Avro

Ottawa Car & Aircraft

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 6 October 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 15 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 9 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1252:10 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 22 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8464

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 21 January 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  To storage on 12 April 1945.  Pending disposal from 31 July 1945.  Stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 304 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Dauphin, Manitoba, where it was noted with 1413:15 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 22 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8465

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 11 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 2 March 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 8 June 1945.  Stored by No. 1 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1048:30 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 13 January 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8466

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 11 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To No. 8 Repair Depot on 24 April 1944 for write off, following a Category A crash.

 

last date: 5 May 1944 - Struck off, reduced to spares and produce

8467

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 12 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage 29 April to 16 August 1944, then back to No. 2 Training Command.  To storage again on 25 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Issued from storage on 6 February 1945, then back to storage on 27 March 1945.  Pending disposal from 30 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1045:00 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 22 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8468

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 19 January 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

With No. 33 Service Flying Training School at Carberry, Manitoba when it crashed on 29 May 1944.  Partial power loss immediately after take off.  Completely destroyed by post impact fire.  Instructor injured, student LAC G.N. Weightman, RAFVR killed.  To No. 8 Repair Depot on 1 June 1944 for write off.

 

last date: 28 June 1944 - Struck off, produce value only

8469

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 15 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage and to No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 1 October 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 304 Surplus Equipment Maintenance Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 637:35 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8470

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 17 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 19 February 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 10 August 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 304 Surplus Equipment Maintenance Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 867:05 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8471

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 18 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 12 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 10 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1486:15 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8472

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 27 January 1943 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve, issued from storage on 23 February 1943.  To No. 8 Repair Depot on 4 December 1944, for write off action following a Category A crash.

 

last date: 2 February 1944 - Written off

8473

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 21 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage with No. 4 Training Command on 2 March 1944.  Issued from storage on 15 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Back to storage on 12 April 1945.  Pending disposal from 10 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1163:25 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 2 October 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8474

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 23 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 25 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 10 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1775:30 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8475

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 23 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 10 October 1945.  By 28 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 4 Surplus Equipment Maintenance Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1780:20 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8476

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 24 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To workshop reserve at No. 8 Repair Depot at Winnipeg on 7 January 1943.  to storage with No. 2 Training Command on 21 May 1943, issued from storage on 24 May 1943.  Pending disposal from 15 November 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still pending disposal.  Stored at No. 407 Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, where it was noted with 1360:35 logged time, never overhauled.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan.

 

last date: 17 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8477

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 25 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage with No. 4 Training Command on 2 March 1944, issued from storage on 23 March 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  To storage on 2 February 1945.  Pending disposal from 4 August 1945.  Stored by No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1367:30 logged time, never overhauled.  Stored by No. 10 Repair Depot at No. 304 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Dauphin, Manitoba.

 

last date: 16 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8478

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 26 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 19 February 1944.  To No. 4 Training Command on 7 July 1944, still in storage.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 26 July 1945.  Stored by No. 10 Repair Depot, where it was noted with 823:55 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8479

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 27 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To storage on 15 July 1943.  Issued from storage on 2 October 1943, for use by No. 18 Service Flying Training School at Gimli, Manitoba.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 28 May 1945.  Stored at No. 5 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Neepawa, Manitoba, where it was noted with 1720:25 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 8 November 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8480

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 28 November 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Category A damage on 2 August 1945 at Souris, Manitoba, reported by No. 18 Service Flying Training School at Gimli, Manitoba.  Reported as "unserviceable aircraft involved in a collision", probably in storage at the time.  Salvageable parts to be shipped to No. 8 Repair Depot.  Ownership to No. 8 Repair Depot on 21 August 1945.

 

last date: 13 September 1945 - Written off

8481

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 1 December 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 4 Training Command

 

To Aircraft Repair at Edmonton, Alberta for overhaul, 7 August 1944.  No record overhaul was actually performed.  Pending disposal with No. 2 Air Command from 3 February 1945.  Stored at No. 407 Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 2150:40 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 14 May 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8482

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 2 December 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  To storage on 17 April 1945.  Pending disposal from 10 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1311:35 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 17 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8483

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 16 December 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 4 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 15 Service Flying Training School at Claresholm, Alberta.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 28 February 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 2196:20 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 20 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8484

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 27 September 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  To workshop reserve at No. 6 Repair Depot at RCAF Station Trenton, 20 January 1943 to 3 March 1944.  To storage with No. 1 Training Command when completed, issued from storage on 22 March 1944.  To Central Aircraft at Crumlin, Ontario for repairs and partial overhaul, 8 May to 20 September 1944.  To storage with No. 1 Training Command when completed.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 29 May 1945.  Stored by No. 6 Repair Depot at No. 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 858:05 logged time, 8:10 since overhaul.

 

last date: 23 May 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8485

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 15 October 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  Category B damage at 01:45 on 25 March 1942, at Brantford aerodrome.  Overshot on landing and went through aerodrome fence.  Had 201:00 logged time on accident date.  Pending disposal from 17 November 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still pending disposal.  Stored at No. 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at Brantford, where it was noted with 2237:35 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 27 January 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8486

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 12 November 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  To de Havilland of Canada for overhaul, 9 October 1942 to 24 May 1943.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command when completed.  Issued from storage on 29 June 1943, for use by No. 19 Service Flying Training School at Vulcan, Alberta.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.   Pending disposal from 12 February 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1756:35 logged time, 882:30 since overhaul.

 

last date: 16 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8487

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 19 November 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  Category A crash at 17:00 on 21 December 1941, 2.5 miles north-east of Paris, Ontario (6 miles north of Brantford aerodrome).  Scrapped by No. 6 Repair Depot.

 

last date: 9 May 1942 - Struck off, reduced to spares and produce

8488

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 27 October 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  Category C2 damage at 11:50 on 22 June 1942, 1/4 mile west of St. George, Ontario (10 miles north-north-east of Brantford aerodrome). Struck by Anson N9603 during formation flying.  This aircraft recovered without further damage, N9603 crashed and was Category A.  To Central Aircraft at Crumlin, Ontario for overhaul, 18 January to 17 May 1943.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command when completed, issued from storage on 2 June 1943.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  To storage on 12 April 1945.  Pending disposal from 10 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 2014:05 logged time, 1159:55 since overhaul.

 

last date: 2 October 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8489

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 30 October 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  Category B damage on 18 December 1941, 3 miles south-east of Brantford.  To No. 6 Repair Depot at Trenton for crash repairs, 14 January to 29 September 1942.  Back to No. 1 Training Command when completed.  To storage on 11 October 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 29 May 1945.  Stored by No. 6 Repair Depot at No. 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 829:45 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 14 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8490

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 4 November 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario. Pending disposal from 17 November 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still pending disposal.  Stored at No. 4 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit at Brantford, where it was noted with 2195:55 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 27 January 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8491

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 15 November 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario.  Pending disposal from 30 August 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still pending disposal.

 

last date: 27 January 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8492

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 25 November 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 5 Service Flying Training School at Brantford, Ontario. Category C1 damage at Brantford aerodrome at 12:25 on 8 March 1942.  Category C7 damage at Brantford aerodrome at 22:00 on 4 May 1942.  To Central Aircraft at Crumlin, Ontario for crash repairs, 14 December 1942 to 19 April 1943.  To storage with No. 1 Training Command when completed, issued from storage on 1 May 1943.  Pending disposal from 20 September 1944.  To No. 1 Air Command on 15 January 1945, still pending disposal.  Stored at No. 5 SFTS, where it was noted with 2026:05 total time, 1458:00 since overhaul.

 

last date: 27 January 1945 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8493

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 1 December 1941 - Taken on strength by No. 1 Training Command

 

First assigned to No. 16 Service Flying Training School at Hagersville, Ontario.  To MacDonald Brothers Aircraft for overhaul, 4 May to 8 July 1944.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command when completed, issued from storage on 29 August 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944. To storage, 5 May to 31 July 1945.  Pending disposal from 10 October 1945.  By 28 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 4 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 2181:40 total time, 285:35 since overhaul.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8494

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 5 January 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 1 May 1942, for use by No. 1 Central Navigation School at Rivers Camp, Manitoba.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command on 2 March 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 29 May 1945.  Stored at No. 10 Repair Depot, where it was noted with 1251:15 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 30 November 1949 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8495

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 5 January 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 1 May 1942, for use by No. 1 Central Navigation School at Rivers Camp, Manitoba.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command on 2 March 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 13 June 1945.  Stored at No. 10 Repair Depot, where it was noted with 1248:40 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 5 September 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8496

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 5 January 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 1 May 1942, for use by No. 1 Central Navigation School at Rivers Camp, Manitoba.  To storage on 2 April 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 10 August 1945.  By 28 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 4 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1218:40 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8497

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 5 January 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 1 May 1942, for use by No. 1 Central Navigation School at Rivers Camp, Manitoba.  To storage on 12 September 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 10 July 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 3 Reserve Equipment Maintenance Unit, where it was noted with 1651:25 logged time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 19 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8498

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 5 January 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 1 May 1942.  To storage on 19 February 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944, still in storage.  Pending disposal from 10 August 1945.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at No. 4 Surplus Equipment Holding Unit at Estevan, Saskatchewan, where it was noted with 1050:15 total time, never overhauled.

 

last date: 21 August 1946 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

8499

Avro

MacDonald Brothers Aircraft, Winnipeg

Anson

Mk. II

 

 

652A

 

 

 

 

 

first date: 5 January 1942 - Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

 

Delivered to stored reserve.  Issued from storage on 1 May 1942.  To storage 15 July to 3 August 1943.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command on 2 March 1944.  Issued from storage on 29 August 1944.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 5 May 1945.  Stored at No. 15 Service Flying Training School at Claresholm, Alberta, where it was noted with 808:55 total time, never overhauled.  By 27 November 1945 on the books of Maintenance Command, stored at the Reserve Equipment Maintenance Satellite at Claresholm.

 

last date: 27 January 1947 - Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal


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