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Charles Edward Chapel was born on 16 May, 1904 in Manchester, Iowa, is a writer. Discover Charles Edward Chapel's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 63 years old?

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Age 63 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 16 May 1904
Birthday 16 May
Birthplace Manchester, Iowa
Date of death (1967-02-20)
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Nationality Iowa

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His wife is Dorothy Jane Messner Young (m. 1952)

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Charles Edward Chapel Net Worth

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Chapel died on February 20, 1967, in Sacramento, California from a heart attack in his sleep.


Chapel was active in several organizations, including the NRA and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Based on a pro-gun stance, Chapel entered Republican politics in 1950, serving in the California State Assembly for the 46th district from 1951 until he died in office in 1967. He was a Presidential Elector in 1956.


Although he wrote articles on a variety of subjects, most of his books were about firearms, starting with Gun Collecting in 1939. His 1940 book, The Gun Collector's Handbook of Values was one of the first to provide values for non-professionals, and he contributed to later editions for many years. From the 40s until his death, he wrote at least nine books on gun topics.


Charles Edward Chapel (May 16, 1904 - February 20, 1967) was a politician and technical writer, best known for his articles and books about firearms.

Chapel was born in Manchester, Iowa on May 16, 1904. He studied at the University of Missouri and later at the Naval Academy in Annapolis. He saw active service in Panama, Cuba, Nicaragua, the Philippines, and China. He was discharged in 1937 after being wounded.