Chancellorsville in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Tylerís Withdrawal To This Line
Tyler's 1st Brigade, Humphrey's Division, V Corps, consisting of the 91st, 126th, 129th and the 134th Pennsylvania Regiments and the effective use of the artillery ﬁnally halted the Confederate attack.
(upper left) Map of Chancellorsville by 1st Lieutenant B. L. Blackford, CSA Engineers-1863
(lower left) Colonel Edgert Mantlebert Gregory, Commander, 91st PA. Infantry
(upper right) Near this spot Edwin Forbes sketched the Union's last line of defense along Ely Ford Road. Waterman's Rhode Island and Martinís and Phillips Massachusetts Artillery aided and assisted stopping the Confederate assault.
(loer right) Remnants 91st PA. Flag Courtesy of Pa. State Flag Collection
Location. 38° 19.378′ N, 77° 38.716′ W. Marker is in Chancellorsville, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker is on Elys Ford Road (County Route 610) 0.4 miles north of US Ford Road (County Route 616), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. 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 marker. Colquitt Turns Tylerís Flank (here, next to this marker); Colquittís Attack (here, next to this marker); Chancellorsville (a few steps from this marker); Stone's Reconnaissance (approx. 0.3 miles away); A Midnight Conference (approx. 0.4 miles away); Union Line Contained Along Mineral Springs Road (approx. 0.4 miles away); The 124th New York Regimentís First Battle (approx. 0.4 miles away); Apex of Hookerís Last Line (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chancellorsville.
Also see . . . Chancellorsville Battlefield. Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park, National Park Service (Submitted on December 14, 2014.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 259 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 14, 2014, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.