|Aircraft Model:||Fairey Battle Mk. I|
|Manufacturer:||The Austin Motor Company|
|Units:||No. 1 Air Observers School, RAAF|
No. 1 Bombing and Gunnery School, RAAF
Central Flying School, RAAF
|11 July 1940||Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex UK with Engine No. 7839.|
|4 August 1940||Received by No. 1 Aircraft Park, RAAF.|
|9 September 1940||Serviceable at the Central Flying School, RAAF.|
|9 December 1940||Serviceable at No. 1 Bombing and Gunnery School, RAAF.|
|8 December 1943||Allotted to No. 1 Air Observers School, RAAF.|
|13 December 1943||Received by No. 1 Air Observers School, RAAF.|
|21 December 1943||Allotted to No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, for detailed report re conversion.|
|9 January 1944||Received by No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.|
|8 February 1944||Allotted to No. 3 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF.|
|14 February 1944||Issued to No. 3 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF.|
|29 February 1944||Received by No. 3 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF.|
|14 September 1944||Approval given to convert airframe to components at No. 3 CRD.|
National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1944, Aircraft Status cards - Fairey Battle L5403 to L5488 with gaps, A10297, BLOCK 123.
Robertson, B. 1979 British Military Aircraft Serials, 1911-1979. Cambridge: Patrick Stephens Ltd.
Record updated on 5 May 2018.
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