Robert E. Lee
Robert E. Lee was the Confederacy's most famous general in the American Civil War. Robert E. Lee was first a soldier in the U.S. Army: He attended West Point (graduating second in his class) and became an engineer in the United States Army, serving with success in the Mexican-American War of 1846-48. As the Civil War broke out in 1861, Lee resigned his commission and joined the forces of the South. In 1862 he was made commander of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia, and over the next thre More »
Name at Birth: Robert Edward Lee
Born: January 19, 1807 (Stratford, Virginia)

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Robert Edward Lee (January 19, 1807 – October 12, 1870) was an American and Confederate ..... Lee biographer Elizabeth Brown Pryor concluded in 2008 that " the facts are verifiable," based on "the consistency of the five extant descriptions ...

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Apr 29, 2019 ... Robert E. Lee (1807-70) served as a military officer in the U.S. Army, a West Point commandant and the legendary general of the Confederate ...

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Apr 9, 2016 ... The names Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee are connected through their Civil War bond and the historic surrender, 151 years ago today, ...

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Jun 3, 2014 ... Robert E Lee is famous for valiantly leading North Virginia's Confederate army in the American Civil War. Here are 10 facts about him.

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Facts & information about Robert E. Lee, a Confederate Civil War General during the American Civil War Robert E. Lee Facts Born January 19, 1807 Died.