David Rowland Francis (1850–1927)

    Non-career appointee
    State of Residence: Missouri

    1. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary (Russia)
      Appointed: March 6, 1916
      Presentation of Credentials: May 5, 1916
      Termination of Mission: Normal relations interrupted on November 7, 1917
      • The new Government of Russia was still unrecognized by the United States when Francis left Russia on November 7, 1918.