Ted Flemming (footballer)
Edward Joseph "Ted" Flemming (30 October 1902, date of death unknown) was an Australian rules footballer who played 229 games for West Perth in the WAFL/WANFL from 1922 to 1938. He is a half back flanker in West Perth's official 'Team of the Century'.
|Full name||Edward Joseph Flemming|
|Date of birth||30 October 1902|
|Date of death||Unknown|
|1922–1938||West Perth||229 (182)|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1938.
Flemming was a versatile player and despite spending a lot of his career as a defender topped the league's goal kicking in 1925 with 50 goals. A dual West Perth Best and fairest winner, Flemming also won a Sandover Medal in 1930. He captained West Perth in the 1931 season and played in three premiership teams during the 1930s.
He was a regular interstate football representative for Western Australia and played in a variety of positions for his state.
Flemming served in the RAAF during World War 2 based in Eastern Victoria and later worked at Essendon Aerodrome in the early 1960s.
- "South Melbourne's Touring Team". 'The West Australian'. 11 July 1950. p. 15.
- Ted Flemming at AustralianFootball.com