|Born||William Edwin Chapman
16 December 1934
Kingscote, South Australia
|Died||25 July 2005
|Political party||Liberal Party of Australia|
|Parents||Ross Chapman and Gladys Chapman nee Dayman|
Chapman represented the district of Alexandra in the South Australian House of Assembly between 1973 and 1992. He served as Minister for Agriculture when David Tonkin was Premier taking a lead in promoting Australian dry-land farming in the Middle East.
Chapman died in hospital in July 2005 after incurring a brain hemorrhage two months earlier.
- 18 Sep 1979 – 10 Nov 1982 Minister of Agriculture
- 18 Sep 1979 – 10 Nov 1982 Minister of Forests
- "Family Notices". The Chronicle. Adelaide. 4 January 1934. p. 45. Retrieved 29 December 2015 – via National Library of Australia.
- Veteran Liberal Party identity Chapman dies, (25 Jul 2005) ABC News