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Obituaries > FLEMING, PATRICK D.

At least six persons were dead today and five others were suffering injuries as the result of weekend accidents in Montana.

The crushed body of war hero Patrick D. Fleming was found under a tractor near Deer Lodge yesterday. The Marine combat veteran, who won the Silver Star for gallantry in action In Pacific warfare, is believed to have been killed accidentally while working in a farm field Saturday [August 16, 1947].