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Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American general known ..... who died in 1862. They are all buried with their parents in the crypt of the Lee Chapel at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.


Lee Chapel is a National Historic Landmark in Lexington, Virginia, on the campus of ... It was constructed during 1867–68 at the request of Robert E. Lee, who was President of the ... When Lee died in 1870, he was buried beneath the chapel.


Lee served as miliary advisor to President Davis until General Joe Johnston was .... **Half-sibling. Burial: Lee Chapel Museum Lexington Lexington City Virginia ...


Jun 9, 2007 ... ... a detailed account of the death and funeral of General Robert E. Lee. ... Chapel , where they lay in "state" until the burial yesterday morning.


Jan 24, 2017 ... [23]Meanwhile, the office of Quartermaster General Montgomery Meigs set ... house of General Lee, on Arlington Heights, for the burial of soldiers dying in ... Both practically and symbolically, the possibility of Robert E. Lee and ...


His example of conduct for thousands of ex-Confederates made him a legend even before his death on October 12, 1870. General Robert E. Lee is buried at ...


But few have heard of the soldiers buried immediately outside the residence of Robert E. Lee, or know the story of why they came to be interred there.


Lee and members of his family are buried beneath the Chapel on the Museum level. This is the famous statue by Edward Valentine portraying General Lee ...


The fight over Robert E. Lee's beloved home—seized by the U.S. ... Infantry, who was buried in a plot on Arlington's northeast corner on May 13, 1864. A farmer ...