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    Hi,

    I would like the pedigree of the Avro Anson TX176.

    Who could tell me ?

    TIA

    Bertrand

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    Avro XIX, built at Yeadon. Service operators;
    British Air Forces of Occupation Communications Wing
    Station Flight Gatow
    British Air Forces of Occupation Communications Wing
    Home Command Communications Flight
    Coastal Command Communications Flight
    Station Flight Gibraltar
    Station Flight Kinloss
    Station Flight Coningsby
    Northern Communications Squadron
    Sold to Hawker Siddeley Ltd 15th March 1967 and registered G-AVGR but scrapped March 1969

    Sorry, no dates

    Source; THE ANSON FILE (Sturtivant)

    Ian Macdonald

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    Thanks for your answer Ian. I would have liked that this Anson was posted to an O.T.U. or an A.F.U. in 43 or 44, to illustrate the biography of a pilot who was later posted to No. 342 Squadron, aka "Lorraine". Too bad. This Anson arrived too late for my time frame.

    Bertrand

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