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Canadian Warplanes 4: The Second World War, Fairey Battle trainers

Canadian Warplanes of the Second World War, Fairey Battle trainers

Data current to 29 Nov 2018.

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Shearwater Aviation Museum)

Fairey Battle Mk. I (739), (Serial Nos. 1301-1320, 1601-2140, A86-88, A99, A104, A125, A133, K7608, 32, 47, K9323, 99, K9406, 17, 76, K9244, 47, K9323, 99, K9406, 17, 76, L4963, 73, 87, L5009, 36, 41, 48, 63, L4963, 73, L5115, 84, 96, 97, L5205, 61, 65,66, 70, 92, L5308, 15, 31, 32, 35, 52, L5412, 13, 27, 42, 47, 76, L5505, 10, 30, 52, 53, 54, 56, 60, 69, 73, N2167, 73, N2245, P2252, P2304, 11, 58, P6495, P6541, 62, 64, P6620, 70, 72, P6724, 30, 31, 32, 34, R3958-67, 69, 90-98, R4000, 13-18, 37, 39, 41-43, 46, 50-53, R7360, 70, 73, 74, 84, R7403, 05, 08, 12-48, 61-71, 73-76, 79, 80), Mk. IIT (1), (Serial No. R7439), dual control Battle converted from Mk. I, for a total of 740 aircraft.

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1649) with target towing yellow and black stripe markings.  (RCAF Photo)

Fairey Battle, RCAF Air Bomber peering through his bomb sight with the bomb release held in his right hand, 9 Nov 1940.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4327181)

 

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Shearwater Aviation Museum)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF, Lewis gunner, 9 Nov 1940.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4327184)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF, Lewis Gunner.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4327186)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF, Browning .303-inch machinegun, rear gunner.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581787)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 15--), Rockcliffe, Ontario.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN  No. 3581902)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1315).  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN  No. 358365)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1628), 22 Sep 1941.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN  No. 3581903)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 2038), Moncton, Jan 1944.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650789)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1319), 1 Mar 1940.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581637)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1319), being serviced, 1 Mar 1940.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581639)

Fairey Battle cockpit, 8 June 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No.  3589767)

Fairey Battle cockpit.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583021)

Fairey Battle Mk. IIT, RCAF (Serial No. R7439), with Cyclone radial engine.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583019)

Fairey Battle Mk. IIT, RCAF (Serial No. R7439), with Cyclone radial engine without gun turret.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583020)

Fairey Battle Mk. IIT, RCAF (Serial No. R7439), with Cyclone radial engine and gun turret.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3586792)

Fairey Battle Mk. IIT, RCAF (Serial No. R7439).  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3586781)

Fairey Battle, RCAF, equipped with a Mk. IV Bristol gun turret and camera gun brackets, 9 Nov 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583077)

Fairey Battle Mk. IIT, RCAF (Serial No. R7439), Consolidated PBY Canso, Avro Anson Mk. V, RCAF (Serial No. 11631), 13 June 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo MIKAN No. 358675)

Fairey Battle Mk. I, RCAF (Serial No. 1889), with gun turret, 8 June 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3589768)