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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Canadian Warplanes 3: The Second World War, and post-War, North American Harvard trainer

Canadian Warplanes of the Second World War, and post-war piston era, 

North American Harvard trainer

Data current to 14 Dec 2018.

North American NA-49 Harvard Mk. I (1), (Serial No. 3560 (ex 7020, ex N7020), NA-61 Harvard Mk. I (33), (1321-1350, A83, A100, A102), NA-66 Harvard Mk. II (508), (Serial Nos. 2501-2520, 2531-2533, 2547, 2548, 2550-2721, 2723-3013), NA-75 Harvard Mk. II (100), (Serial Nos. 3134-3233), NA-76 Harvard Mk. II (259), (Serial Nos. AJ538-AJ597, AJ643-AJ662, AJ683-AJ702, AJ723- AJ737, AJ753- AJ767, AJ788-802, AJ823- AJ836, AJ847- AJ854, AJ893-AJ910, AJ912-AJ984, AJ986), NA-81 Harvard Mk. II (126), (Serial Nos. 3014-3033, 3761-3841, BW184-BW207, A429), AT-6A Harvard Mk. IIB (210), (Serial Nos. 3034-3133, 3234-3343), AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB (649), (Serial Nos. 20200-20209 (ex USAF), FE268-FE353, FE383-FE412, FE433-FE467, FE498-FE527, FE553-FE592, FE618-FE662, FE688-FE695, FE721-FE765, FE790-FE877, FE902-FE951, FE976-FE999, FH100-FH106, FH117-FH166, FS661-FS681, FS857-FS878, FS957-FS978, FT265-FT301), Canadian Car & Foundry Harvard Mk. 4 (270), (Serial Nos. 20210-20479), AT-6D Texan (100), (Serial Nos. 41-34177, 41-34244, 41-34304, 41-34335, 41-34488, 41-34491, 41-34546, 41-34548, 41-34549, 42-44432, 42-44454, 42-44469, 42-44571, 42-44613, 42-44644, 42-44732, 42-84324, 42-84331, 42-84388, 42-84481, 42-84488, 42-84650, 42-84660, 42-84680, 42-84757, 42-84832, 42-84838, 42-84841, 42-84844, 42-84847, 42-84933, 42-84962, 42-84965, 42-84971, 42-85041, 42-85043, 42-85052, 42-85056, 42-85060, 42-85071, 42-85165, 42-85174, 42-85256, 42-85357, 42-85359, 42-85360, 42-85404, 42-85465, 42-85477, 42-85550, 42-85585, 42-85599, 42-85691, 42-85739, 42-85740, 42-85741, 42-85800, 42-85802, 42-85804, 42-85813, 42-85823, 42-85913, 42-85923, 42-85938, 42-86027, 42-86053, 42-86161, 42-86211, 42-86328, 42-86374, 42-86465, 42-86544, 42-86545, 44-80858, 44-80866, 44-80932, 44-80949, 44-81042, 44-81071, 44-81078, 44-81152, 44-81197, 44-81201, 44-81433, 44-81440, 44-81464, 44-81470, 44-81482, 44-81488, 44-81493, 44-81494, 44-81506, 44-81514, 44-81525, 44-81528, 44-81566, 44-81569, 44-81577, 44-81601, 44-81634), for a total of 2,256 Harvard aircraft.

 

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB, with Santa Claus, and Westland Lysander,   This Harvard brought Santa to No. 1 Coastal Artillery Co-operation (CAC) Flight, Saint John, New Brunswick, Dec 1942.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Canadian Aviation Preservation Association)

North American Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF, in hangar, 30 Mar 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3582927)

 

North American NA-61 Harvard Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1339) and (Serial No. 1348).  (RCAF Photo)

 

North American NA-75 Harvard Mk. II being pushed into place in the snow.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Canadian Aviation Preservation Association)

North American Harvard Mk. II being refuelled.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Canadian Aviation Preservation Association)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF (Serial No. FH126), Jan 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650991)

North American NA-66 Harvard Mk. II, RCAF (Serial No. -210), SS Shulemson, No. 14 Service Flying Training School, winter 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3404303)

North American NA-66 Harvard Mk. II, RCAF (Serial No. 2956), 57, in flight, No. 41 SFTS, 1944.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650995)

North American NA-61 Harvard Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1321), on skis, 24 Sep 1941.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3574054)

North American NA-66 Harvard Mk. II, RCAF (Serial No. 2702), Rockcliffe, Ontario, 12 Sep 1941.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581874)

North American NA-66 Harvard Mk. II, RCAF (Serial No. 2702), Rockcliffe, Ontario, 12 Sep 1941.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3390852)

North American AT-16 Harvard .303-inch machine-gun installation, RCAF, 10 Aug 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3208105)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF (Serial No. FE346), No. 41 SFTS, 1944.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650982)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF (Serial No. FE346), No. 41 SFTS, 1944.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650984)

North American Harvard cockpit, camera gun and bomb switch, 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3582331)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF (Serial No. FE3279), No. 41 SFTS, 1944.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650973)

North American AT-6A Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF (Serial No. 3083), 2, flown by Sgt Adams, ca 1942.  (Bruce Adams family Photo)

North American NA-66 Harvard Mk. II, RCAF (Serial No. 2996), BF, wing down, 14 Feb 1942.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3582859)

North American NA-81 Harvard Mk. II, RCAF (Serial No. 3248), V-24, damage, July 1942.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3582879)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB. RCAF (Serial No. FS965) collision with an RCAF radio control truck, 16 Oct 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583056)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB. RCAF (Serial No. FS965) collision with an RCAF radio control truck, 16 Oct 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583054)

North American NA-61 Harvard Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1344), FO W.V. Mudray and Sgt R. Hammill, 23 Aug 1940.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4327281)

North American AT-6A Harvard Mk. IIB, RCAF (Serial No. 3034), on skis, 21 Feb 1941.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3203262)

Canadian Car and Foundry Harvard Mk. 4 (Serial No. 20200), 11 June 1955.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3585167)

Canadian Car and Foundry Harvard Mk. 4, 20271, RU271, 30 Aug 1954.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3585015)

Canadian Car and Foundry Harvard Mk. 4, 20271, RU271, MIKAN No. 3585014

North American Harvard Mk. 4 (Serial No. 20414) in flight.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Canadian Aviation Preservation Association)

 

Canadian Car and Foundry Harvard Mk. 4 (Serial No. 20303).  (RCAF Photo)

Canadian Car and Foundry Harvard Mk. 4, armed with rockets.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3584252)

North American AT-16 Harvard Mk. IIB, (Serial No. FE918), preserved in the Shearwater Aviation Museum, Nova Scotia.  (Photo courtesy of the Shearwater Aviation Museum)

Canadian Car & Foundry Harvard Mk. 4 (Serial No. 20272), 30 Aug 1954.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3390853)