Robert E. Lee
By. Taryn & mellisa
Born- January 19, 1807
Education- West Point Military Academy
Life before Civil War- He graduated from West Point Military Academy and became battle commander in the war with mexico. Robert E. Lee also married Mary Custis.
Contribution to Civil War
He was a general in the confederate army. Robert E. Lee achieved great success during the Peninsula campaign and the second battle of Bull run. Also his greatest victory would be at the battle of Chancellorsville. Lee invaded the North only to be defeated in the battle of bull run. Later on he surrendered to a general of the Union army.