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John Pope Cook

Born: Jun 12, 1825

Death: Oct 13, 1910

Birthplace: Belleville

Profession: Politician

Nationality: United States

John Pope Cook

Date of Birth : Jun 12, 1825
Date of Death : Oct 13, 1910
Birth Place : Belleville

John Pope Cook was an Illinois politician and a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served in the Western Theater and played a prominent role in securing the Union victory at the Battle of Fort Donelson, helping to force the surrender of the defenders.

Profession


  • Politician
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