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Flemming, Alan Edward, MiD - Wing Commander - Pilot (1952)

posted 11 Mar 2013, 18:06 by Bill Bishop   [ updated 31 Oct 2016, 09:45 by Garry Alexander ]
Wing Commander Flemming (Serial # 
120937) was from NewboroON and was killed 8 March 1952 at age 30.  He was the s
on of John Clinton and Alethea Clara Fleming of Port Credit, Ontario.  He was the brother of John P. Fleming and Alethea Mary Dodge.

He is commemorated on Page 31 of the 'In the Service of Canada' Book of Remembrance.  

W/C Fleming was killed when his Vampire aircraft was in a mid-air collision with a Vampire flown by F/O Yeates near Aurora,ON.

W/C Fleming was a member of the RCAF during the Second World War and was the Squadron CO.  His citations included: 1939-1945 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, France -Germany Star, Defence Medal, War Medal 1939-1945, Mention-in-Dispatches, Canadian Volunteer Service Medal (CVSM)

W/C Fleming is buried in Park Lawn Cemetery in Toronto