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 Francis Dickinson Lee, Sr

Francis Dickinson Lee, Sr

Birth
South Carolina, USA
Death 26 Aug 1885 (aged 59)
South Dakota, USA
Burial Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA
Plot Block 29, Lot 5217
Memorial ID 23039 · View Source
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Major Lee developed submerged mines (torpedos) used by the C.S. Navy. He also created the low-freeboard steamboat known as a "david." After the Civil War, Lee designed the Merchant's Exchange Building in St. Louis.

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  • Added: 13 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23039
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Francis Dickinson Lee, Sr (12 Jan 1826–26 Aug 1885), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23039, citing Bellefontaine Cemetery, Saint Louis, St. Louis City, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .