From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Reamor Delabarre '27

Date of birth: January 3, 1906

Date of death: November 1, 1938

Age: 32

Lucky Bag

From the 1927 Lucky Bag:


1927 DeLaBarre 1.jpg

Reamor committed suicide on November 1, 1938 aboard USS Oahu (PR 6) in the Whangpoo River, China. He was the gunnery officer.

He has a memorial marker in Arlington National Cemetery.

Spelling of Last Name

Reamor, on right, with brother Cecil

Though it occurs variously with and without spaces, believe that Memorial Hall's no-spaces spelling is most correct. It appears this way ("DeLaBarre") on his headstone, and the headstones of several of his family.

Class of 1927

Reamor is one of 43 members of the Class of 1927 on Virtual Memorial Hall.