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  P-40N-15-CU Warhawk Serial Number NZ3203  
RNZAF
4 OTU

Aircraft History
Built by Curtiss in Buffalo, New York. Constructors number 30166. Assigned U. S. Army serial number 42-106404. Disassembled and shipped overseas.

Wartime History
Assigned to the Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) as Kittyhawk serial number NZ3203. Reassembled by No.1 Aircraft Depot, Hobsonville Airfield and BOC on November 24, 1943. Assigned to 4 OTU, Ohakea during September 1944.

Postwar
Sold to J. Larsen from Rukuhia on March 2, 1948.

Restoration
During the middle 1990s, the wings from this P-40 were used in the restoration of P-40E Warhawk 41-25158 (NZ 3009).

References
ADF Serials - Kittyhawk NZ3203

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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