Cessna - Crane - 7942

Serial Number: 7942

Designer: Cessna

Manufacturer: 

basic designation: Crane

variant or model:Mk. I

company designation: 

company number: 1435

first date: 10 September 1941 – Taken on strength by No. 2 Training Command

History: 

With No. 11 Service Flying Training School at Yorkton, Saskatchewan when it received Category C2 damage at Yorkton aerodrome at 14:00 on 8 February 1942.  To Prairie Airways for overhaul, 9 September to 28 October 1943.  To storage with No. 4 Training Command when completed, issued from storage on 26 November 1943.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from 10 April 1945.  Stored at No. 2 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit at Bowden, Alberta, where it was noted with 3512:45 total time, 1397:00 since overhaul.  To US civil register as N69526.  Last registered owner was E. Robinson of Troutdale, Oregon.

last date: 26 August 1946 – Struck off, to War Assets Corporation for disposal

Information from RWR Walkers website at http://www.rwrwalker.ca/RCAF_7900_7949_detailed.html