Cessna - Crane - 8656

Serial Number: 8656

Designer: Cessna

Manufacturer: 

basic designation: Crane

variant or model:Mk. I

company designation: 

company number: 2206

first date:19 December 1941 – Taken on strength by No. 4 Training Command

History: 

First assigned to No. 15 Service Flying Training School at Claresholm, Alberta.  Assigned to No. 2 Training Command on 17 November 1942, delivered on 15 December 1942.  To No. 2 Air Command on 1 December 1944.  Pending disposal from that date.  Stored at No. 3 Satellite Equipment Holding Unit at Swift Current, Saskatchewan.  Also stored at No. 407 Equipment Holding Unit, where it was noted with 2092:50 total time, never overhauled.

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

Information from RWR Walkers website at http://www.rwrwalker.ca/RCAF_8650_8699_detailed.html