Reece Marshall Newport

Reece Marshall Newport

Birth
Sharpsburg, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 1 Nov 1912 (aged 74)
Greenwich, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Burial Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Block 62, Lot 11
Memorial ID 38403982 · View Source
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Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. When the Civil War broke out, Newport joined the army as assistant quartermaster. By the end of the war, he rose in the quartermaster's department from colonel to chief quartermaster of the Baltimore depot. On March 13, 1865, he received the brevet brigadier general commission "for faithful and meritorious services during the war." After the war he was a banker, real estate agent, and railroad executive.

Bio by: Thomas Fisher


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  • Originally Created by: Thomas Fisher
  • Added: 16 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38403982
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Reece Marshall Newport (27 May 1838–1 Nov 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38403982, citing Oakland Cemetery, Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .