PA Serials

The following shows the “PA Serials” that are known to have been on charge of the squadron.

These were Lancaster B.III built by AV Roe under contract No. A/C1807

PA411
07/02/1946 On Charge from RAF Swinderby
20/03/1947 Off Charge to 230 OCU

PA414
07/02/1946 On Charge from RAF Swinderby
10/10/1946 Off Charge to No 7 Squadron

PA436
09/07/1946 On Charge from 115 Squadron
10/10/1946 To repair Incident
08/05/1947 Returned to Squadron
29/05/1947 Off Charge to 9 Maintenance Unit

PA440
08/01/1948 On Charge from 49 Squadron
07/12/1949 Off Charge to 5 MU

PA966
31/05/1944 On Charge from 32 Maintenance Unit
10/06/1944 Off Charge to 156 Squadron

PA971
02/07/1944 On Charge from 32 Maintenance Unit
28/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Hamburg
30/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Normandy
31/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Constructional Works at Foret De Nieppe
03/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Constructional Works at Bois de Cassan
04/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Oil Depot at Bec-d’Ambes
05/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Constructional Works at Acquet
06/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Constructional Works at Foret De Nieppe
07/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Normandy
09/08/1944 Operational Sortie to La Neuville
12/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Falaise
14/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Falaise
16/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Stettin
18/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Bremen
25/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Constructional Works at Watton
26/08/1944 Operational Sortie to Kiel (Failed to Return)
27/08/1944 Off Charge to Loss

PA988
25/06/1944 On Charge from 582 Squadron
27/06/1944 Operational Sortie to Oisemont/Neuville Au Bois
02/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Oisemont/Neuville Au Bois
06/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Coquereaux
07/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Caen
10/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Nucourt
11/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Gapennes
12/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Rollez
15/07/1944 Operational Sortie to Nucourt
16/07/1944 Operational Sortie to St.Philibert-Ferme
25/07/1944 Off Charge to 405 Squadron