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Walter Cass Newberry
Birth: Dec. 23, 1835
Death: Jul. 20, 1912

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General, US Congressman. Born in Sangerfield, New York, at the start of the Civil War, he enlisted in the Union Army as a Private in the 81st New York Regiment. Rising through the ranks to Colonel in command of the 24th Regiment, New York Cavalry, for distinguished service he was brevetted Brigadier General of US Volunteers on March 13, 1865. After the war, he was Postmaster of Chicago and was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-second Congress, serving 1891 to 1893. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section B, Lot 363
 
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Record added: Nov 25, 2001
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