John L. Mitchell

John L. Mitchell

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John Lendrum Mitchell (October 19, 1842 June 29, 1904) was an American politician and a Democratic Congressman, Senator from Wisconsin, and a member of the Wisconsin State Senate. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

His father was the wealthy banking magnate and politician Alexander Mitchell and his oldest son was General Billy Mitchell, who is regarded as the father of the U.S. Air Force. His second son John Mitchell was also an early American aviator. Son John died in his fighter plane in 1917 in France. His daughter Ruth Mitchell was an author and gained some fame as a volunteer fighting the Germans with Yugoslavian partisans in World War II.

He is buried at the Mitchell family plot in Forest Home Cemetery.

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