Statistics for occurrence #1 of “R. E. Lee” in chapter 1 of John Bell Hood., Advance and Retreat: Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate Armies:

...by the receipt of an appointment as Second Lieutenant in the Second Cavalry, a new regiment organized in accord with an Act of Congress, in 1855, and commanded by Colonel Albert Sidney Johnston, with R. E. Lee as Lieutenant Colonel, George H. Thomas and W. J. Hardee as Majors. Lieutenant Philip Sheridan relieved me, and I returned to San Francisco en route to Jefferson Barracks, Missouri, the rendezvous ...
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R. E. Lee 13,655 114 119 0 0 user votes
Va. R. E. Lee 12 0 0 0 0 user votes
Gen R. E. Lee 8 0 0 0 0 user votes
R. E. Lees 4 0 2 0 0 user votes
R. E. Lee Camp 3 0 1 0 0 user votes

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