Norman Edgar Chapman
Merchant Navy. Canadian
|Born ||23 Feb 1920||Winnipeg|
|Died ||15 Jan 1942||(21)|
Roster information listed for Norman Edgar Chapman
|Ship||Type||Rank / role||Attacked on||Boat|
|Coimbra||Steam tanker||Second Radio Officer||15 Jan 1942 (+)||U-123 (1)|
Personal informationSon of Mrs. V.E.D. Chapman, of Terrace, British Columbia. He was one of the twelve survivors from Coimbra who survived the sinking in a swamped lifeboat, but died of exposure and shock before the last two men were rescued by USS Rowan about 12 hours after the sinking.