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Construction company executive

Erskine Clifford Chapman, American construction company executive. Decorated Bronze Star, Purple Heart. Served with C.E. United States Army, 1942-1945.

Background

Chapman, Erskine Clifford was born on April 4, 1920 in Huntington, West Virginia, United States. Son of Charles Corbett and Hazel Mae (Weekly) Chapman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, University Cincinnati, 1942.

Career

With Caterpillar Tractor Company, since 1945. President Caterpillar Overseas S.A., Geneva, 1963-1965. Vice president Caterpillar Tractor Company, Peoria, Illinois, 1965-1978, executive vice president, since 1978, also director.

Director Prospect National Bank, Beloit (Wisconsin) Corporation.

Membership

Served with C.E. United States Army, 1942-1945.

Connections

Married Helen Frances Naisen, November 27, 1948. Children: Richard, David,Janet.

father:
Charles Corbett Chapman

mother:
Hazel Mae (Weekly) Chapman

spouse:
Helen Frances Naisen

child:
Richard Chapman

child:
David,Janet Chapman