Robert E. Lee Quotes (52 quotes)




Robert E. Lee
Source/Notes:
As quoted in General Robert E. Lee After Appomattox (1922) by Franklin Lafayette Riley, p. 18
Robert E. Lee
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As quoted in Peter's Quotations : Ideas for Our Time (1977) by Laurence J. Peter, p. 175
Robert E. Lee
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Comment to James Longstreet, on seeing a Federal charge repulsed in the Battle of Fredericksburg (13 December 1862)


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Born: January 19, 1807

Died: October 12, 1870 (aged 63)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Soldier

Bio: Robert Edward Lee was a career military officer who is best known for having commanded the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia in the American Civil War.

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