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Robert E. Lee
Robert Edward Lee was an American soldier best known for commanding the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War from 1862 until his surrender in 1865. The son of Revolutionary War officer Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee III and a top graduate of the United States Military Academy, Robert E. Lee was an exceptional officer and... Wikipedia
January 19, 1807, Stratford Hall, Virginia
October 12, 1870, Lexington, Virginia

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