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Title
Chancellorsville (3rd day of battle)
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RB01
Scenario Description
The battle was fought on May 1st to May 3rd, 1863 in Virginia. This scenario recreates the third day of battle. Joseph Hooker faces Robert E. Lee.
The stage is set, the battle lines are drawn, and you are in command. The rest is history.
Scenario Date
May 1-3, 1863
Location
Chancellorsville , Virginia
Battle Name
Battle of Chancellorsville
Battle Narrative
The Battle of Chancellorsville was a major battle of the American Civil War (1861‚Äď1865), and the principal engagement of the Chancellorsville campaign. It was fought from April 30 to May 6, 1863, in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, near the village of Chancellorsville. Two related battles were fought nearby on May 3 in the vicinity of Fredericksburg. The campaign pitted Union Army Maj. Gen. Joseph Hooker's Army of the Potomac against an army less than half its size, General Robert E. Lee's Confederate Army of Northern Virginia.
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