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General Robert E. Lee, 1863.
General Robert E. Lee's surrender brought on the end of the Civil War

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Lee Surrendered
April 9, 1865

"It would be useless and therefore cruel, to provoke the further effusion of blood," said Confederate General Robert E. Lee, "and I have arranged to meet with General Grant with a view to surrender." After four years of fighting the Civil War, Lee knew it was time to put an end to the fighting. Do you know where General Lee and the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia surrendered to the Union Army?
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