Consolidated constructors number 1339. RAF Serial Number JX237. Assigned to RNZAF to 6 Squadron with code Code XX-F.
Flown to Fiji arriving on May 21, 1943. Later, operated from Halavo Seaplane Base during 1945. On June 12, 1945, this PBY was used to transport New Zealand Governor General, Sir Cyril Newell to Halavo Seaplane Base.
During 1951, declared surplus and scrapped at Hobsonville Airfield during 1952.
NZDF Serails - Catalina NZ4007
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January 9, 2018