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Robert C. Schenck

Born: Oct 4, 1809

Death: Mar 23, 1890

Birthplace: Franklin

Nationality: United States

Robert C. Schenck

Date of Birth : Oct 4, 1809
Date of Death : Mar 23, 1890
Birth Place : Franklin

Robert Cumming Schenck was a Union Army general in the American Civil War, and American diplomatic representative to Brazil and the United Kingdom. He was at both battles of Bull Run and took part in Jackson's Valley Campaign of 1862, and the Battle of Cross Keys. His eldest brother, James Findlay Schenck, was a rear admiral in the United States Navy.

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  • Robert Schenck
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