OUR NATIONAL HERO...Robert E. Lee... embodied all the qualities we Southerners admire!!!

He was a very honorable man. He didn't believe in slavery and only lead the Southern army because he could not bear to fight against his fellow Virginians.

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Robert E. Lee was placed in command of the Army of North Virginia Reference for Duncan

Take the advice from a proud Southerner...

Even Robert E. Lee Wanted the Confederate Flag Gone

Just for the fact that a heck of a lot of people are, understandably, offended and feel disrespected by this symbol. Feelings should always come before a "thing/symbol/item.

black-and-white-american-civil-war-photo-in-color  Gen. Robt E Lee of the confederacy

Black and white American Civil War photo in color - Gen. Robert E Lee of the Confederate States of America

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It was Confederate General Robert E. Lee who first called New York's regiment of the Irish Brigade, "The Fighting Irish.

Confederate General Robert E Lee Quote - "A Traitor? I swore an oath to my native state to defend against all invaders. How could I leave my beloved Virginia? It is not I who was a traitor."

Confederate General Robert E Lee Quote - "A Traitor? I swore an oath to my native state to defend against all invaders. How could I leave my beloved Virginia? It is not I who was a traitor.

Modern digitally remastered picture of Confederate General Robert E. Lee - he resigned his commission from the U.S. Army just after his home state of Virginia seceded from the Union. Ironically, Lincoln had summoned him to Blair House the previous day to offer him command of the entire Union army.

Amazing full-color Civil War photos bring the era's characters to life

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ¥ Probably the most famous photograph of General Robert E. This photograph was taken just days after his surrender at Appomattox by the famous Matthew Brady behind General Lee's home in Richmond, VA.

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