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Samuel A. Tubman IV, Eastern Shore Realtor and decorated World War II veteran, dies

Samuel A. Tubman IV, Eastern Shore Realtor and decorated World War II veteran, dies

Samuel A. "Alex" Tubman IV, a retired Eastern Shore Realtor and a decorated World War II veteran who stormed ashore with the first wave of troops at Normandy on D-Day, died of heart failure Aug. 20 at Compass Hospice in Centreville. The longtime Millington resident was 90. The son of Samuel A. Tubman III, a trucking executive, and Champe Barry Tubman, a Realtor, Samuel Alexander Tubman IV was born in Baltimore and raised in Ruxton. "There were six of us as kids growing up in Ruxton. That's how long I've known him," said his friend Dr. William B. Grant of Williamstown, Mass. "Alex was very bright, and my remembrance of him was that he was very thoughtful...

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