Stinson L-5 42-98596



History

L-5, USAAF S/N 42-98596

  • Manufactured by Vultee Aircraft, Wayne MI and delivered to the USAAF on 2 Nov 1943.
  • Nov 1943 To Grand Rapids AAF MN
  • Dec 1943 To Port of New York City NY and departed the US by ship for assignment to Eighth Air Force, European Theater of Operations
  • Jan 1944 Transferred to US Army Ground Forces, ETO
  • Nov 1948 Declared excess and transferred to US Air Forces Europe
  • Jan 1949 Dropped from inventory by transfer to Italy