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Lee, Robert E. (19 January 1807–12 October 1870), soldier, was born Robert Edward Lee on the Stratford estate in Westmoreland County, Virginia, the son of  ...

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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 ...

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Apr 29, 2017 ... Robert E. Lee (1807-1870) commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia for three years during the American Civil War. He achieved ...

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Robert E. Lee accepted command of Virginia's military and naval forces on April 23, ... In fact, when Lee accepted command of the Virginia forces in April 1861, ...

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Biography of Robert E. Lee. ... A son of Revolutionary War hero Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, Robert graduated from the United States Military Academy at ...

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Jun 19, 2011 ... Occupation during Civil War: General, Confederate States Army; Commanding General of ... Robert E. Lee: A Biography by Emory M. Thomas.

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General Robert E. Lee ranks as the most famous and beloved Confederate ... In fact, the postwar South embraced Lee as its greatest symbol of nobility in defeat.

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Robert E. Lee President, Washington College, 1865-1870 ... 19, 1807, to Henry " Light-Horse Harry" Lee III, a hero of the Revolutionary War, and Ann Hill Carter ...

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Robert E. Lee has filled the news headlines lately. Lee is a controversial figure due to ... Here are nine facts largely forgotten about Robert E. Lee. Advertisement  ...