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Military Order of Carabao

Charming Edmonds DELAPANE, American Military Order of Carabao. Member of Military Order of Carabao; American Legion. Club: Army, Navy and Marine Corps; Country.


DELAPANE, Charming Edmonds was born on July 8, 1871 in Buckland, Virginia, United States. Son of Patrick H. and Elizabeth (Edmonds) Delapane.


University of Notre Dame. Infantry School; Command, and General Staff School. Tank School, Fort George, Maryland, 1929.


C. Second Lieutenant, 1901. Captain, 1916; Major. Division Ordnance Officer, 35 Division, with American Expeditionary Forces, Le Havre, France, 1918.

Lieutenant Colonel, 1918-1920. Commanded 140 Infantry, 1918. In front line, attack on Exemont, wounded, 1918.

Honorary discharged, 1920. Major, Regular Army, 1920-1921. Lieutenant Colonel, 1921.

Commanding 29 Infantry, 1927-1928. First Tank Regiment, since 1929.


Member of Military Order of Carabao. American Legion. Club: Army, Navy and Marine Corps.


Spouse Gladys B. Moore, August 2, 1915, Washington, D.