Paulson, Manitoba – Courtesy James Roy

Paulson Manitoba

Collection George E Grandy

 

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Avro Anson 6610

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Collection Gerald Thomas Padden
Courtesy Graham Padden (paddeng@padden.eu)

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Avro
built in UK
Anson Mk. I
652A

first date: 17 April 1941 – Taken on strength at MacDonald Brothers Aircraft at Winnipeg, Manitoba

Ex RAF W2134.

Winter conversion kit installed during assembly. To No. 2 Training Command on 29 July 1941, for use by No. 7 Air Observers School at Portage la Prairie, Manitoba.

To MacDonald Brothers for overhaul, 25 March to 6 June 1943.

To No. 2 Training Command when completed.

To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.

Pending disposal from 10 April 1945.

By 27 November 1945 on the books of Material Command, stored at No. 5 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit at Neepawa, Manitoba, where it was noted with 3619:25 total time, 1667:25 since overhaul.

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

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Collection Gerald Thomas Padden
Courtesy Graham Padden (paddeng@padden.eu)