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Chancellorsville in Spotsylvania County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chancellorsville Campaign

 
 
Chancellorsville Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 20, 2000
1. Chancellorsville Campaign Marker
Inscription. May 3-6, 1863. The Confederate trench remains crossing the Bullock Road at this point mark a line held by “Stonewall” Jackson’s Corps after the severe fighting of May 3. Jackson’s forces, now commanded by “Jeb” Stuart, held Hooker’s army within its V-shaped second line during the Salem Church operations.
 
Erected by United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
 
Location. 38° 18.712′ N, 77° 38.993′ W. Marker is in Chancellorsville, Virginia, in Spotsylvania County. Marker can be reached from Bullock Road north of Plank Road (U.S. 3), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the Chancellorsville Visitor Center, Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park. 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. A different marker also named Chancellorsville Campaign (within shouting distance of this marker); Chancellorsville (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Chancellorsville Campaign (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Catastrophe
Map of th Chancellorsville Campaign image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, March 20, 2000
2. Map of th Chancellorsville Campaign
(about 300 feet away); Civil War Earthworks (about 300 feet away); Memorializing Jackson's Death (about 300 feet away); A Fatal Reconnaissance (about 400 feet away); Jackson Monuments (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chancellorsville.
 
Also see . . .  Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park. National Park Service (Submitted on April 4, 2016.) 
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 3, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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