Robert e lee was born on january 19, 1807 at stratford, virginia, the youngest son in a wealthy family he was groomed for a military career from an early age, as his father was a general in the american army. Get this from a library lee considered : general robert e lee and civil war history [alan t nolan frank and virginia williams collection of lincolniana (mississippi state university. Robert edward lee was a general in the american civil war he led his men and stood with them in each and every they were in and got many of them out safely robert e lee was born on january 19, 1807 at stratford in westmoreland county, virginia.
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Facts & information about robert e lee, a confederate civil war general during the american civil war general robert e lee robert e lee facts born january 19, 1807 died october 12, 1870 beginning rank major general, virginia state troops highest rank achieved general, confederate states of america more about robert e lee robert e. Confederate general robert edward lee is born in westmoreland county, virginia lee commanded the army of northern virginia during most of the civil war and his brilliant battlefield leadership. Robert edward lee was the fifth child of henry light horse the county was named for general robert e lee an american legacy washington and lee.
Robert edward lee (stratford hall, robert e lee and his image in american society new york: a life of general robert e lee, kessinger publishing, 2004. Robert e lee's biography and 800 pages of pure robert e lee gold robert edward lee biography american soldier, general in the confederate states army,. Robert e lee was a general who led the confederate army of northern virginia during the american civil war he was revered as a hero by southerners in the end, his surrender marked the unofficial end of the war. Biography of general robert e lee - including history articles, links, recommended books and more robert edward lee (january 19, 1807 - october 12, 1870) was an american and confederate soldier, best known as a commander of the confederate states army.
• robert edward lee (noun) the noun robert edward lee has 1 sense: 1 american general who led the confederate armies in the american civil war (1807-1870) familiarity information: robert edward lee used as a noun is very rare. Nicknamed lee, or general lee, named after general robert edward lee, an american civil war general, this was the variant used by the usa the british will use. Robert edward lee, 1807-1870 confederate general, american civil war signature, r e lee, tipped to a portrait this is a nice signature of the famed confederate. Robert edward lee was a confederate general, who was responsible for controlling the confederate army of northern virginia in the american civil war he held this position from 1862 until his eventual surrender in 1865.
Robert edward rob lee jr (october 27, 1843 - october 19, 1914) was the youngest of three sons of confederate general robert e lee and mary anna randolph custis, and the sixth of their seven children. Konfederacijski general robert edward lee: robert edward lee (stratford, it also touches on lee's tactical strategies during the american civil war. The son of a revolutionary war hero, with deep roots in the virginia aristocracy, robert edward lee compiled an exemplary academic and disciplinary record en route to graduation from the us military academy in 1829 his personal character and performance in the decades that followed as an engineer. Robert e lee was the famous confederate general, commander of the northern virginian army, during the american civil war this biography includes a detailed account on the life and achievements of robert e lee.
Robert edward lee (januar 19, 1807 - october 12, 1870) wis an american sodgier kent for commandin the confederate airmy o northren virginie in the american ceevil war frae 1862 till his surrender in 1865. 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 ann hill carter on january 19, 1807 lee's. Meaning: american general who led the confederate armies in the american civil war (1807-1870) classified under: nouns denoting people synonyms: robert e lee robert edward lee lee. Author:robert edward lee american and confederate general, best known for his commanding the confederate army of northern virginia in the american.