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  Vultee Vengeance Mark IA Serial Number A27-99 Code NH-V
RAAF
2 AD

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Stan Gajda 1980s

Aircraft History
Built by Northrop Aircraft Inc. and was the last Mark I to be built as model A-31-NO Mark IA. Assigned to the Royal Air Force (RAF) as serial number EZ999. Disassembled and shipped overseas to Australia.

Wartime History
Delivered to Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) as Vengeance A27-99. During June 1943 assigned to 2 Air Depot (2 AD). No known nickname or nose art.

Postwar
During April 1948, transferred to the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) for ground instruction, but order was canceled prior to delivery. Instead, delivered to Sydney Technical College School of Aircraft Engineering for apprentice training and used until May 1963. Afterwards, stored privately until January 1965.

Display
Displayed at Camden Aviation Museum as the only complete Vultee Vengeance in the world.

References
ADF Serials - Vengeance A27-99

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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