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DELAGE, Louis

Born Pierre Louis Delâge went to study at a trade school Arts & Metiers in the city of Angers, graduating with an engineering degree in 1893. In 1895, he found work with a railway company in the south of France but in 1900 moved to Paris. There, he was employed in the engineering and design department of a motor vehicle manufacturing concern until 1903 when he received an offer to join the fledgli…