Robert Lee Longstreet
Major, United States Army
Lee Longstreet was son of Lieutenant General James Longstreet, Confederate
States of America. He was born at Petersburg, Virginia, on 20 October 1863.
He served for a time with the United States Army Quartermaster Corps.
He enlisted on October 1, 1917 and was discharged
from duty on September 20, 1919. He died on 1 August 1940 at Mercer, West
Virginia, and was buried in Section 15 of Arlington National Cemetery,
with his brother, James Longstreet, Jr., Lieutenant
Colonel, United States Army.
Robert Lee Longstreet of Virginia
Appointed From Virginia, Major, United States Volunteers, 31 May 1898
Honorably discharged, 2 June 1899
LONGSTREET, ROBERT LEE
Updated: 9 December 2000 Updated: 4 January 2002 Updated: 9 March 2003 Updated: 6 September 2004 Updated: 18 September 2005
Updated: 17 October 2007
Photos By: M. R. Patterson, October 2007
Photos By M. R. Patterson, 28 June 2003