Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American
general known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the
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Robert E. Lee summary: Confederate general Robert E. Lee is perhaps the most
iconic and most widely respected of all Civil War commanders. Though he ...
Robert E. Lee (ca. 1806–1870). Contributed by Elizabeth Brown Pryor. Robert E.
Lee was a Confederate general during the American Civil War (1861–1865) ...
Robert E. Lee was born January 19, 1807 at "Stratford" in Westmoreland County.
Continuing in the military tradition of his father, Lee entered West Point in 1825 ...
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 ...
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 ...
General Robert E. Lee Educated in Virginia he obtained appointment to West
Point in 1825.
Robert E. Lee, in full Robert Edward Lee (born Jan. 19, 1807, Stratford,
Westmoreland county, Va., U.S.—died Oct. 12, 1870, Lexington, Va.)