Built at Inglewood, California, in 1938, 38-284 was assigned to the California Air National Guard's 115th Observation Squadron, remaining in service until it was involved in a crash on 20 October 1943.
The aircraft later received civil registration N4725V.
- ↑ The aircraft's retracted undercarriage is just visible on the underside of the wings.
- ↑ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_American_O-47
- ↑ Fly Past June 2014 Page 12
- ↑ http://aviation-safety.net/wikibase/wiki.php?id=112916