Charles Louis Hinton ME’30

Charles Louis Hinton grew up in Bronxville, NY.  He graduated from The Cooper Union Institute of Technology with a Mechanical Engineering degree in 1930.  When he was a senior at Cooper Union, he chaired the Technical Dance Committee.


Mr. Hinton worked at General Electric Co., Ingersoll Rand Co., M.W. Kellogg Co., and then Clarke Bros. Co. as a Contract Administrator before he retired in 1971.

He passed away in 2008.



“Medals for Nine Students,” The New York Times, March 8, 1930.  Link