This RNethAF Dominie V-3 'Gelderland' started life as RAF Dominie I NF869. From November 1945 Dutch Dominies including V-3 were seen frequently over the Frisian islands on communications and medical evacuation duties with 1 TransVa.
Spitfire LF.IXc MJ143 entered service with 485 (New Zealand) Squadron on 25th October, 1943, at RAF Hornchurch. In July 1946 MJ143 came to the Netherlands for the JVS (Fighter School) with serial H-1 and was later with 322 Squadron as 3W-1.
This Mitchell operated with 18 Squadron, NEIAF as 'N5-264' from September 1945. Later the aircraft was re-serialled M-464. The Mitchell was handed over to the Air Force Museum in October 1971. The 18 Squadron emblem is below the cockpit.
Mitchell 44-31258 entered service with 18 Squadron, NEIAF as 'N5-264' in September 1945. Later re-serialled M-464, it eventually ended up with the AURI's no. 1 Squadron, again as M-464. The Mitchell came to the Netherlands in May 1971.