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John Newton (engineer)

John Newton
John Newton
Born (1822-08-25)August 25, 1822
Norfolk, Virginia
Died May 1, 1895(1895-05-01) (aged 72)
New York City, New York
Place of burial West Point National Cemetery
Allegiance United States of America
Union
Service/branch United States Army
Union Army
Years of service 1842–1886
Rank Major General
Commands held
Battles/wars
Other work

John Newton (August 25, 1822 – May 1, 1895) was a career engineer officer in the United States Army, a Union general in the American Civil War, and Chief of

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