Portrait Of Robert E Lee - Bing Images Graduated in his class at West Point with honors. A man of duty, distinction, and honor as either the only or among the very few who never received a demerit at West Point.
The Civil War came to Augusta on Sept. a day of fierce fighting between home guards led by Col. Joshua Taylor Bradford, and Confederate cavalry led by Col. Basil Duke, brother-in-law of John Hunt Morgan, the legendary rebel raider from Lexington.
One of the most inspiring characters in history: General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson. General Jackson's wife, Mary Anna, stated that she felt this photograph was the best likeness to her husband that was ever captured on film.
Robert E. Lee was a military officer in the U. army, a West Point commandant and the general of the Confederate army during the American Civil War. He then became the commander of the Army of North Virginia.