Elizabeth Fowler



Age: 95


Summary: author of Standing Room Only, a true account of her experience as the only woman on a lifeboat in the Atlantic Ocean in 1942 after the cargo ship she was sailing on was torpedoed by a German U-boat, that may have been the inspiration of Alfred Hitchcock's movie Lifeboat.



Cause of Death: Natural causes


Born: March 13, 1908


Died: May 30, 2003


Location: West Orange, New Jersey