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85[civilwarwest] Re: Robert E. Lee in Missouri???

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  • hshideaway@earthlink.net
    Sep 20, 1999
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      Thanks for your help Bryan and Mark.

      "bryan d. mcraven" <damero-@...> wrote:
      original article:http://www.egroups.com/group/civilwarwest/?start=87
      > Sandy,
      > R.E. Lee was in fact stationed in St. Louis,
      Missouri. This
      > was in 1837, when he was a Lieutenant I think. He was in charge of
      > redirecting the flow of the Mississippi River, as it was silting up
      the port
      > of St. Louis. Of course, his efforts worked.
      >
      >
      > Dameron
      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Sandra Hess <hshideaway@...>
      > To: civilwarwest@egroups.com <civilwarwest@egroups.com>
      > Date: Saturday, September 18, 1999 3:57 PM
      > Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: Robert E. Lee in Missouri???
      >
      >
      > >Thanks Mark I will check my library and see if they have the book.
      > >
      > >Thanks again,
      > >Sandy
      > >
      > >Mark Wiggin wrote:
      > >
      > >>
      > >>
      > >>
      > >> * hshideaway@... wrote:
      > >>
      > >>> * This is my first attempt. I sent a message to ??????? just
      > >>> now. So I
      > >>> * will try this again.
      > >>> * Does anyone know if Robert E. Lee was ever in Missouri?
      > >>> * I know that he was an Engineer before the War and worked in
      > >>> Texas but
      > >>> I don't know if he was in Missouri.
      > >>> * I have never heard of him being in any battles in Missouri.
      Am
      > >>> I wrong?
      > >>> * Can anyone help???
      > >>> * Thanks,
      > >>> * Sand
      > >>>
      > >> I believe in the pre war army he served in St. Louis as an
      > >> engineer building and designing levies on the Mississippi. Check
      R.E.
      > >> Lee Vol. 1 by D. S. Freeman for more accurate info on this account.
      > >> Hope I helped
      > >> Mark Wiggin
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