Robert E. Lee
by Kenya and Makenna
Life After the Civil War
Robert E. Lee died peacefully at his home when he was 63 years old on October 12, 1870. Robert was buried at Lee Chapel in Lexington Virginia. There is a grave site of General Robert E. Lee inside the Lee Chapel and Museum in honor of him.
He was against the Civil War.
After the war he was no longer a United States citizen.
His plan contributed in American winning the Mexican War.
Robert E. Lee had a heart disease for years prior to his death.
Graduated second in his class from West Point in 1829.
Became an engineer in the United States Army
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