TWO FERNIE MEN HONORED – The Free Press Turns 115 years Old

TWO FERNIE MEN HONORED - The Free Press Turns 115 years Old

  • Mar. 29, 2013 10:00 a.m.

March 29, 1945

Free Press Files

Two former Fernie boys have been honored with Distinguished Flying Crosses. They were awarded for completing various capacities, many successful operations against the enemy in which they displayed skill, fortitude and devotion to duty. They are Flight Lieutenant Allan Emmott, son of former Constable Emmott, of Fernie, and FO. W. L. Cox of Cranbrook who enlisted from Fernie.

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