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army officer

David Lamme Stone, American army officer. Awarded Distinguished Service Medal; Silver Star Medal for gallantry against Philippine Insurgents (woulded in action); Maple Heart Decoration (United States); Commander Legion of Honor (France); Officer of Order of Leopold I (Belgium); Croix de Guerre (France). Served in Cuba, 1898, Philippines, 1899-1903, with American Expeditionary Forces, France, 1918-1919. In charge military construction H.I.

Background

Stone, David Lamme was born on August 15, 1876 in Stoneville, Mississippi, United States. Son of David Lamme and Katie (Hunt) Stone.

Education

Graduated from the United States Military Academy, 1898.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant infantry, United States Army, April 26, 1898. Advanced through grades to major general, October 1, 1936.

Membership

Served in Cuba, 1898, Philippines, 1899-1903, with American Expeditionary Forces, France, 1918-1919. In charge military construction H.I. Clubs: Chevy Chase, Army and Navy (Washington).

Connections

Married Helen Hoagland, October 3, 1903.; married second, Ruth B. Warfield, December 20, 1931. Children: David Lamme, Mistress.

father:
David Lamme Stone

mother:
Katie (Hunt) Stone

spouses:
Helen Hoagland

Ruth B. Warfield

children:
David Lamme Stone

Mrs Stone