Wendell Chapman (1907 - 1985)

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Wendell Chapman
1907 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Wendell Chapman was born on September 19, 1907. He died in June 1985 at 77 years old. We know that Wendell Chapman had been residing in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska 68901.


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Wendell Chapman passed away in June 1985 at age 77. He was born on September 19, 1907. We have no information about Wendell's immediate family. We know that Wendell Chapman had been residing in Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska 68901.
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In 1907, in the year that Wendell Chapman was born, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1916, Wendell was just 9 years old when the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

In 1950, at the age of 43 years old, Wendell was alive when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1973, by the time he was 66 years old, on January 28th, the Paris Peace Accord was signed - supposedly ending the Vietnam War. Hostilities continued between North and South Vietnam and the U.S. continued to bomb. But by August 15, 1973, 95% of American troops had left Vietnam. The war ended in 1975 with the fall of Saigon.

In 1985, in the year of Wendell Chapman's passing, in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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Other Wendell Chapmans

Wendell P Chapman
Born: around 1908
Colorado, United States
Wendell Chapman
Born: around 1926
United States
Wendell E Chapman
Born: around 1925
Ohio, United States
Wendell H Chapman
Born: around 1926
West Virginia, United States
Wendell B Chapman
Born: around 1910
Massachusetts, United States
Wendell B Chapman
Born: around 1928
Tennessee, United States
Wendell R. Chapman
Born: around 1961
Wendell B. Chapman
Born: around 1920
Wendell F. Chapman Iii
Born: around 1961
Wendell v. Chapman
Born: around 1981
Wendell Chapman
Jan 13, 1895 - January 1982
Los Angeles, California

Other Chapmans

Garfield Chapman
Mar 4, 1882 - December 1973
Papillion, Nebraska
Marvin Chapman
Mar 24, 1905 - October 1970
Papillion, Nebraska
Alfred L Chapman
Dec 15, 1910 - May 28, 1982
Leslie D Chapman
Apr 16, 1918 - Dec 9, 2009
Kennewick, WA
Harold D Chapman
Jan 4, 1904 - Mar 7, 1990
Columbus, NE
Everett Chapman
Sep 19, 1894 - July 1975
Sargent, Nebraska
Dena L Chapman
Jan 29, 1920 - Feb 5, 2000
Longmont, CO
Rex Vernon Chapman
Jul 2, 1921 - Oct 21, 2007
Carroll, Nebraska
Megan M Chapman
Jul 16, 1979 - Aug 25, 2007
Lawrenceville, GA
Elda R Chapman
Sep 24, 1916 - Feb 13, 1999
Belchertown, MA
Mary Chapman
Jan 30, 1917 - Mar 13, 2002
Raymond Chapman
Apr 21, 1921 - Oct 7, 1978
Abraham Chapman
Apr 18, 1914 - July 1962
William Paul Chapman
Aug 12, 1922 - Mar 29, 2008
Brooklyn, Minnesota
Arlene Chapman
Sep 10, 1923 - Mar 16, 2009
Dupont, CO
Billy D Chapman
Jul 9, 1924 - Sep 26, 1976
Margaret Chapman
Aug 25, 1884 - October 1967
Lincoln, Nebraska
Marie Chapman
Mar 21, 1923 - Jul 18, 2000
Creston, IA
Willard M Chapman
Jul 18, 1927 - Feb 21, 1989
Wilma J Chapman
May 25, 1926 - Apr 27, 1992
Cheyenne, WY

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James Gulley
Dec 26, 1900 - May 1970
Hastings, Nebraska
Harold Siekman
Sep 15, 1906 - July 1987
Lincoln, Nebraska
Gerald G Zimmerman
Apr 15, 1917 - Oct 21, 1991
Eunice Tesmer
Jul 14, 1915 - August 1979
Shell Knob, Missouri
Jessie Gayman
Sep 10, 1885 - June 1964
Harvey Wicker
Nov 24, 1883 - July 1963
Pauline C Bader
Feb 4, 1920 - Mar 20, 1988
Tacoma, WA
Lyle Davis
Aug 8, 1915 - March 1974
Blythe, California
Vivian W Steinhilber
Feb 24, 1912 - Mar 27, 1994
San Diego, CA
Kenneth B Hoffman
Jan 2, 1905 - Feb 1, 1995
Minden, NE
Mildred I Bowen
Jul 8, 1917 - Apr 21, 1992
Tucson, AZ
John Garrison
Jul 11, 1882 - March 1970
Renton, Washington
Dwight L Kastrup
Oct 7, 1918 - Dec 28, 1998
Denver, CO
Ellen E Marsh
Aug 12, 1906 - Sep 2, 1992
Daly City, CA
James Buchanan
Apr 25, 1904 - January 1976
Simla, Colorado
Lila Reutlinger
Apr 9, 1899 - Jul 7, 1991
Ben Rogge
Jun 18, 1920 - November 1980
Grace A Kindsfater
Oct 5, 1916 - May 20, 1998
Colorado Springs, CO
Bernice I Witham
Sep 16, 1918 - Jan 28, 1991
Annette C Adams
Mar 24, 1920 - Feb 20, 2002
Camas, WA
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