Near Chancellorsville in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Location. 38° 18.652′ N, 77° 39.012′ W. Marker is near Chancellorsville, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Plank Road / Germania Highway (State Highway 3), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located behind the Chancellorsville Visitors Center to the Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, on the "Wounding of Stonewall Jackson" walking trail. Marker is in this post office area: Fredericksburg VA 22407, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this Memorializing Jackson's Death (a few steps from this marker); Jackson (a few steps from this marker); Confederate Catastrophe (within shouting distance of this marker); Chancellorsville Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); A Fatal Reconnaissance (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Chancellorsville Campaign (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chancellorsville (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Chancellorsville Campaign (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chancellorsville.
More about this marker. The upper part of the marker displays "two unidentified men stand near the large unmarked boulder brought here sometime between 1876 and 1885 to mark the site of Jackson's wounding."
Regarding Jackson Monuments. This is one of several markers for the Battle of Chancellorsville along the Wounding of Stonewall Jackson walking trail. See the Wounding of Stonewall Jackson Tour by Markers in the links section for a listing of related markers on the tour.
Also see . . . Wounding of Stonewall Jackson Virtual Tour by Markers. This virtual tour includes markers on the Wounding of Stonewall (Submitted on December 8, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,619 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2007, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. 4. submitted on April 2, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 25, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.