From Rebel general to private--voluntarily, that is--and then on to the New York State Supreme Court

Kelly, C. Brian
December 2002
Military History;Dec2002, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p98
Profiles Robert Pryor, a former Confederate general and a justice of the New York State Supreme Court in the 19th century. Career background; His enlistment as a private in the cavalry of Major General Fitzhugh Lee of the Army of Northern Virginia; Details of his experiences during the U.S. Civil War.


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