Governor Bredesen names special day after Civil War general

Nashville (WVLT) - Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen has signed a proclamation asking that all Tennesseans observe this Saturday, January 19th, as Robert E. Lee day.

The governor signed the proclamation last week.

Lee is most remembered as the commanding officer of the Confederate army in the US civil war.


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