Robert E. Lee

By: Kaden S. and Luke Parkes.

His early life.

  • Stratford Hall VA was where he was born.
  • United States Military Academy was where he was educated.
  • Before the war he got a education and married Mary Custis.
  • He had seven children 3 sons 4 daughters.

Contribution to the Civil War

  • Was a Confederate General, because he was born in Virginia.
  • He lead the confederates at the seconded Bull Run, Peninsula Campaign, Fredericksberg.
  • His greatest victory was at the Battle of Chancellorsville.
  • He later surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant.

Life After the Civil War

  • Became President of a collage
  • Died October 12, 1870
  • Was buried in Lexington City, VA
  • Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial

Interesting Facts

  • Robert E. Lee was the second to Graduate in his class
  • Was a Engineer and then became a Tactical Commander
  • Was the General of the confederates
  • Surrendered to Grant
  • Lees father was Henry Lee