Virginia Heroes

John Wilkinson Fleming

Second Lieutenant, Army

Born: April 24, 1922
Hometown: Richmond City, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: November 17, 1943

“Mason & Friends” by Dr. Armistead Williams

Second Lieutenant Fleming served with the 3rd Photographic Reconnaissance Group, 12th Reconnaissance Squadron, 12th Air Force. His brother, Carl Fleming, was killed in action on March 24, 1945. They are memorialized on a headstone in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia.

Before the war, he attended McGuire Business University and transferred to the University of Richmond.

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