Robert E. Lee

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Robert was born

1/19/1807

Roberts dad died

1818

admitted to west point

1825

corp of engineers and graduation (with honors)

1829

married mary ann randolph custis

1831

promoted to captain in mexican war

1838

superintended at west point

1852 - 1855

promoted to lieutenant colonel of the 2nd calvary

1855

Suppresed the raid by john brown

1859

sent to set altantic defense

1861