Chancellorsville [chan′sə lərz vil΄]
[after a local family name]
hamlet in NE Va. (now called Chancellor): site of a Civil War battle (May, 1863) won by Confederate forces

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  • Chancellorsville — may refer to: Chancellorsville, Virginia, an unincorporated community in the United States Battle of Chancellorsville, a battle during the American Civil War that took place at Chancellorsville, Virginia, from April 20 – May 6 in 1863… …   Wikipedia

  • Chancellorsville — (spr. Tschänslersvill), Gehöft in Virginien (Nordamerika), südwestlich von Frederiksburg; hier 2. – 5. Mai 1863 Schlacht zwischen den Südstaatlern unter Lee u. den Bundestruppen unter Hooker; die Letztern wurden besiegt, die Erstern verloren aber …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Chancellorsville — (spr. tschänßĕlörswill), Ort im nordamerikan. Staat Virginia, Grafschaft Spottsylvania, 20 km westlich von Fredericksburg. Hier wurde 2.–4. Mai 1863 der Unionsgeneral Hooker von dem Heerführer der Konföderierten, Lee, geschlagen. Auch 6. Mai 1864 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Chancellorsville — (spr. tschännß lĕrswill), Dorf bei Fredericksburg im nordamerik. Staate Virginien; hier 2. bis 4. Mai 1863 Sieg der Konföderierten unter Lee über den Unionsgeneral Hooker …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Chancellorsville, Virginia — Chancellorsville   Unincorporated community   …   Wikipedia

  • Chancellorsville Confederate order of battle — The following Confederate States Army units and commanders fought in the Battle of Chancellorsville of the American Civil War. The Union order of battle is listed separately. Order of battle compiled from the army organization during the campaign …   Wikipedia

  • Chancellorsville, Battle of — (1863)    A pivotal battle of the American Civil War fought in Virginia in May 1863. Union General Joseph Hooker assumed command of the Army of the Potomac in January 1863, following the disastrous battle of Fredericksburg. After a period of… …   Encyclopedia of the Age of Imperialism, 1800–1914

  • Chancellorsville, Battle of — Military engagement of the American Civil War. In May 1863 near Chancellorsville, Va., the Union army in Virginia, led by Joseph Hooker, attempted to encircle and destroy the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia, led by Robert E. Lee. The Union… …   Universalium

  • Chancellorsville Union order of battle — The following Union Army units and commanders fought in the Battle of Chancellorsville of the American Civil War. The Confederate order of battle is listed separately. Contents 1 Abbreviations used 1.1 Military rank 1.2 Other …   Wikipedia

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