Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American
general known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the
Synopsis. Born on January 19, 1807 in Stratford, Virginia, Robert E. Lee came to
military prominence during the U.S. Civil War, commanding his home state's ...
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Robert E. Lee For some the man Robert E. Lee is an almost god like figure. For
others he is a paradox. Robert E. Lee was born on January 19, 1807 at Stratford,
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Few figures in American history are more divisive, contradictory or elusive than
Robert E. Lee, the reluctant, tragic leader of the Confederate Army, who died in ...
No man proved a more worthy opponent to Ulysses S. Grant than Confederate
General Robert E. Lee. Lee was born the fourth child of Colonel Henry Lee and ...
Robert E. Lee was a Confederate general during the American Civil War (1861–
1865) who led the Army of Northern Virginia from June 1862 until its surrender ...
As a young boy, Robert E. Lee visited Arlington often and became very close to
Mary Anna Randolph Custis. Choosing a military career, Lee graduated second ...
The idol of the South to this day, Virginian Robert E. Lee had some difficulty in
adjusting to the new form of warfare that unfolded with the Civil war, but this did ...