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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Jul 8, 2014 ... Synopsis. Born on January 19, 1807 in Stratford, Virginia, Robert E. Lee came to
military prominence during the U.S. Civil War, commanding ...
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 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,
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 was born January 19, 1807 at "Stratford" in Westmoreland County.
Continuing in the military tradition of his father, Lee entered West Point in 1825 ...
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) ...
... in four years, and then pursued a career as an engineer in the U.S. Army. This
online exhibition looks at Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant before the Civil War