an old city of northeast Virginia western of Fredericksburg. It had been the website of an important Civil War struggle (might 2-4, 1863) where the Confederates under Robert E. Lee defeated the Union forces commanded by Joseph Hooker. Stonewall Jackson ended up being mortally wounded inside struggle.
a village in northeastern Virginia
a major fight in American Civil War (1863); the Confederates under Robert E. Lee defeated the Union causes under Joseph Hooker