General Lee surrenders at Appomattox Courthouse – Library News

General Lee surrenders at Appomattox Courthouse

1200px-lee_surrenders_to_grant_at_appomattoxOn April 9, 1865, General Lee of the Northern Army of Virginia, surrendered to General Ulysses S. Grant, Commander in Chief of the Union Army, at Appomattox Courthouse, Virginia, and thus ended the American Civil War. Learn about this event through historical accounts.

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