August W. Flamme (January 1, 1884 – February 13, 1961) was a provincial politician from Alberta, Canada. He served as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1935 to 1940 sitting with the Social Credit caucus in government.
August W. Flamme
|Member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
August 22, 1935 – March 21, 1940
|Preceded by||Perren Baker|
|Succeeded by||Fay Jackson|
|Born||January 1, 1884|
Newton, Iowa, U.S.
|Died||February 13, 1961 (aged 77)|
Bow Island, Alberta, Canada
|Political party||Social Credit|
Flamme first ran for a seat to the Alberta Legislature as a Social Credit candidate in the 1935 general election in the electoral district of Cypress. He defeated incumbent Perren Baker and two other candidates in a landslide to pick up the district for his party. In the 1940 general election he was defeated by independent candidate Fay Jackson. He died in 1961 at Bow Island Hospital in Bow Island, Alberta.
- Canadian Parliamentary Guide 1939
- "Cypress Official Results 1935 Alberta general election". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved March 14, 2010.
- "Cypress Official Results 1940 Alberta general election". Alberta Heritage Community Foundation. Retrieved March 14, 2010.
- "Long Time Resident Dies". Bow Island Graphic. February 23, 1961. p. 1.