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  Bristol Beaufort Mark VIII Serial Number DD931  
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Andy Appleton c2000

Aircraft History
Built by Bristol in the United Kingdom.

Restoration
This aircraft was restored to static condition. a composite from several Beauforts incliuding:

Cockpit: FF559 (4-9-43) from Beaufort A9-557.

Wing center section: CR591 (14-9-43).

Rear Fuselage: RF557 (26-10-43) from Beaufort A9-559.

Stern - SF478 (20-7-43). Possibly from Beaufort A9-478, reported as being stored at Chino Airport.

Today
This Beaufort is displayed RAF Museum Hendon with registration Nnumber DD931.

References
RAF Museum Hendon - Bristol Beaufort VIII
Bristol Beaufort Mk. VIII `DD931'/ 9131M (Composite) Museum Accession Number 1994/1345/A [PDF]

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Last Updated
May 13, 2018

 

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