Saturday, January 19, 2013
The Anniversary of General Robert E. Lee's Birthday
The Prattville Dragoons celebrate the birthday of General Robert E. Lee today, January 19th, the 206th anniversary of his birth. See other posts on this blog regarding General Lee's illustrious history, accomplishments and character which even today ellicit admiration and reverence. General Lee is a hero of the Cause for which the troops under his command fought and the citizens of the Confederacy suffered. Please join the Dragoons in honoring the birth of this legend in gray and join us as we celebrate his birth and his life with commemorative events planned throughout the weekend and throughout the Prattville-Montgomery river region. January 21st is recognized in Alabama as a state holiday for General Lee's birthday. See other posts on this blog providing details of these events. Happy Birthday General Robert Edward Lee!