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Tributes paid to Crediton soldier killed in motorcycle collision

By Exeter Express and Echo  |  Posted: April 23, 2014

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Tributes have been paid to a “very popular” Crediton soldier who was killed in a Good Friday crash.

L/Cpl Jamie Stewart Fleming, 21, from Crediton died after his motorbike was in a lorry collision in Pembrokeshire on the A487 Felindre Farchog to Cardigan road at about 13:40 on Friday.

L/Cpl Fleming had been in the army for four-and-a-half years and had served in Afghanistan and was based with the Royal Corps of Signals at Brawdy.

His family said: “Jamie was much loved by all his family and friends.

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"He was very popular and enjoyed life to the full.

"Jamie was extremely fit, both for his work and during leisure time. He had recently run a marathon in Ireland.

"Jamie loved his job in the Royal Signals based in Brawdy, Pembrokeshire. He had been in the army for four and a half years and had served in Afghanistan.

"He will be sorely missed by everyone who knew him.”

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