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A list of all important battles fought by Robert E. Lee. This battles list includes any Robert E. Lee battles, conflicts, campaigns, wars, skirmishes or military engagements of any kind. This list displays the battles Robert E. Lee fought in alphabetically, but the battles/military engagements contain information such as where the battle was fought and who else was involved. List items include American Civil War, Battle of Gettysburg and more.

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American Civil War is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
American Civil War Atlantic Ocean - The American Civil War, widely known in the United States as simply the Civil War as well as other sectional names, was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 to determine the survival of the ...more

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Battle of Antietam is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Antietam Sharpsburg, Maryland, United States of America - The Battle of Antietam, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South, fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Antietam Creek as part of the Maryland ...more

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Battle of Appomattox Court Hou... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Appomattox Court House Appomattox Court House, Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Appomattox Court House, fought on the morning of April 9, 1865, was one of the last battles of the American Civil War. It was the final engagement of Confederate Army general ...more

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Battle of Beaver Dam Creek is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Beaver Dam Creek Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Beaver Dam Creek, also known as the Battle of Mechanicsville or Ellerson's Mill, took place on June 26, 1862, in Hanover County, Virginia, as the first major engagement of the ...more

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Battle of Chaffin's Farm is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Chaffin's Farm Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Chaffin's Farm and New Market Heights, also known as Laurel Hill and combats at Forts Harrison, Johnson, and Gilmer, was fought in Virginia on September 29–30, 1864, as part of the ...more

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Battle of Chancellorsville is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Chancellorsville Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Chancellorsville was a major battle of the American Civil War, and the principal engagement of the Chancellorsville Campaign. It was fought from April 30 to May 6, 1863, in ...more

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Battle of Cheat Mountain is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Cheat Mountain West Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Cheat Mountain, also known as the Battle of Cheat Summit Fort, took place from September 12 to 15, 1861, in Pocahontas County and Randolph County, Virginia as part of the Western ...more

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Battle of Cold Harbor is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Cold Harbor Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Cold Harbor was fought from May 31 to June 12, 1864, with the most significant fighting occurring on June 3. It was one of the final battles of Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's ...more

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Battle of Cumberland Church is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Cumberland Church Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Cumberland Church was fought on April 7, 1865, as part of the Appomattox Campaign of the American Civil War. Near 2 p.m. on April 7, the advance of the Union II Corps encountered ...more

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Battle of Darbytown and New Ma... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Darbytown and New Market Roads Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Darbytown and New Market Roads was an engagement between Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War, which took place on October 7, 1864, in Henrico County, ...more

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Second Battle of Deep Bottom is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Second Battle of Deep Bottom Virginia, United States of America - The Second Battle of Deep Bottom, also known as Fussell's Mill, New Market Road, Bailey's Creek, Charles City Road, or White's Tavern was fought August 14–20 1864, at Deep Bottom in Henrico ...more

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Battle of Fort Pulaski is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Fort Pulaski Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia, United States of America - The Siege of Fort Pulaski concluded with the Battle of Fort Pulaski fought April 10–11, 1862, during the American Civil War. Union forces on Tybee Island and naval operations conducted a 112-day ...more

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Battle of Fort Stedman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Fort Stedman Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Fort Stedman, also known as the Battle of Hare's Hill, was fought on March 25, 1865, during the final days of the American Civil War. The Union Army fortification in the siege ...more

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Battle of Franklin's Crossing is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Franklin's Crossing Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Franklin's Crossing, also known as the Deep Run Battle, took place near Fredericksburg, Virginia on June 5, 1863. Union forces under General John Sedgwick skirmished with ...more

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Battle of Frederick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Frederick Frederick, Maryland, United States of America

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Battle of Fredericksburg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Fredericksburg Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Fredericksburg was fought December 11–15, 1862, in and around Fredericksburg, Virginia, between General Robert E. Lee's Confederate Army of Northern Virginia and the Union Army of ...more

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Battle of Gaines's Mill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Gaines's Mill Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Gaines's Mill, sometimes known as the First Battle of Cold Harbor or the Battle of Chickahominy River, took place on June 27, 1862, in Hanover County, Virginia, as the third of the ...more

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Battle of Gettysburg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Gettysburg Pennsylvania, United States of America - The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1–3, 1863, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War. The battle involved the ...more

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Battle of Glendale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Glendale Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Glendale, also known as the Battle of Frayser's Farm, Frazier's Farm, Nelson's Farm, Charles City Crossroads, New Market Road, or Riddell's Shop, took place on June 30, 1862, in ...more

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Battle of Gunpowder River is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Gunpowder River Pennsylvania, Gunpowder River, Contiguous United States

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Battle of Malvern Hill is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Malvern Hill Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Malvern Hill, also known as the Battle of Poindexter's Farm, took place on July 1, 1862, in Henrico County, Virginia, on the seventh and last day of the Seven Days Battles of the ...more

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Battle of Mine Run is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Mine Run Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Mine Run, also known as Payne's Farm, or New Hope Church, or the Mine Run Campaign, was conducted in Orange County, Virginia, in the American Civil War. An unsuccessful attempt of ...more

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Battle of Oak Grove is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Oak Grove Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Oak Grove, also known as the Battle of French's Field or King's School House, took place on June 25, 1862, in Henrico County, Virginia, the first of the Seven Days Battles of the ...more

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Second Battle of Petersburg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Second Battle of Petersburg Virginia, United States of America - The Second Battle of Petersburg, also known as the Assault on Petersburg, was fought June 15–18, 1864, at the beginning of the Richmond–Petersburg Campaign. Union forces under Lt. Gen. Ulysses ...more

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Third Battle of Petersburg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Third Battle of Petersburg Virginia, United States of America - The Third Battle of Petersburg, also known as the Breakthrough at Petersburg or the Fall of Petersburg, was fought on April 2, 1865, south and southwest of Petersburg, Virginia, at the end of ...more

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Second Battle of Rappahannock ... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Second Battle of Rappahannock Station Virginia, United States of America - The Second Battle of Rappahannock Station took place on November 7, 1863, near the village of Rappahannock Station, on the Orange and Alexandria Railroad, between Confederate forces under Maj. ...more

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Battle of South Mountain is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of South Mountain Maryland, United States of America - The Battle of South Mountain—known in several early Southern accounts as the Battle of Boonsboro Gap—was fought September 14, 1862, as part of the Maryland Campaign of the American Civil War. ...more

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Battle of Spotsylvania Court H... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Spotsylvania Court House Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Spotsylvania Court House, sometimes more simply referred to as the Battle of Spotsylvania, was the second major battle in Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Overland Campaign of the ...more

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Battle of the Crater is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of the Crater Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of the Crater was a battle of the American Civil War, part of the Siege of Petersburg. It took place on July 30, 1864, between the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia, commanded by ...more

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Battle of the Wilderness is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of the Wilderness Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of the Wilderness, fought May 5–7, 1864, was the first battle of Lt. Gen. Ulysses S. Grant's 1864 Virginia Overland Campaign against Gen. Robert E. Lee and the Confederate Army of ...more

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Battle of Totopotomoy Creek is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Totopotomoy Creek Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of Totopotomoy Creek, also called the Battle of Bethesda Church, Crumps Creek, Shady Grove Road, and Hanovertown, was a battle fought in Hanover County, Virginia in May 28–30, 1864, ...more

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Battle of White Oak Road is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of White Oak Road Virginia, United States of America - The Battle of White Oak Road, also known as The Battle of Hatcher’s Run, Gravelly Run, Boydton Plank Road, White Oak Ridge was fought on March 31, 1865, during the American Civil War at the end ...more

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Battle of Williamsport is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Battle of Williamsport Maryland, United States of America - The Battle of Williamsport, also known as the Battle of Hagerstown or Falling Waters, took place from July 6 to July 16, 1863, in Washington County, Maryland, as part of the Gettysburg Campaign ...more

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Gettysburg Campaign is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Gettysburg Campaign Virginia, United States of America - The Gettysburg Campaign was a series of battles fought in June and July 1863, during the American Civil War. After his victory in the Battle of Chancellorsville, Confederate General Robert E. ...more

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John Brown's raid on Harpers F... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, United States of America - John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry was an attempt by the white abolitionist John Brown to start an armed slave revolt in 1859 by seizing a United States arsenal at Harpers Ferry, Virginia. ...more

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Never Call Retreat: Lee and Gr... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Never Call Retreat: Lee and Grant: The Final Victory Frederick - Never Call Retreat: Lee and Grant: The Final Victory is the conclusion of an alternate history trilogy by former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich, William R. Forstchen, ...more

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Northern Virginia Campaign is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Northern Virginia Campaign Virginia, United States of America - The Northern Virginia Campaign, also known as the Second Bull Run Campaign or Second Manassas Campaign, was a series of battles fought in Virginia during August and September 1862 in the Eastern ...more

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Overland Campaign is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Overland Campaign Virginia, United States of America - The Overland Campaign, also known as Grant's Overland Campaign and the Wilderness Campaign, was a series of battles fought in Virginia during May and June 1864, in the American Civil War. Lt. ...more

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Second Battle of Bull Run is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Second Battle of Bull Run Virginia, United States of America - The Second Battle of Bull Run or Second Manassas was fought August 28–30, 1862 in Prince William County, Virginia, as part of the American Civil War. It was the culmination of an offensive ...more

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Seven Days Battles is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Seven Days Battles Virginia, United States of America - The Seven Days Battles were a series of six major battles over the seven days from June 25 to July 1, 1862, near Richmond, Virginia during the American Civil War. Confederate General Robert E. ...more

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Siege of Petersburg is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Siege of Petersburg Virginia, United States of America - The Richmond–Petersburg Campaign was a series of battles around Petersburg, Virginia, fought from June 9, 1864, to March 25, 1865, during the American Civil War. Although it is more popularly ...more

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Richmond in the American Civil... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Richmond in the American Civil War Richmond, Virginia, United States of America - Richmond, Virginia, served as the capital of the Confederate States of America for almost the whole of the American Civil War. Not only was Richmond the seat of political power for the ...more

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Stoneman's 1863 Raid is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Stoneman's 1863 Raid Virginia, United States of America - Stoneman's Raid was a cavalry operation that preceded the start of the Battle of Chancellorsville in the American Civil War.

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Western Virginia Campaign is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Battles of Robert E. Lee
Western Virginia Campaign Virginia, United States of America - The Western Virginia Campaign, also known as Operations in Western Virginia, occurred from May to December 1861 during the American Civil War. Union forces under Major General George B. ...more