Definition of Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse

1. Noun. A battle between the armies of Grant and Lee during the Wilderness Campaign.

Exact synonyms: Spotsylvania
Generic synonyms: Pitched Battle
Group relationships: Wilderness Campaign
Geographical relationships: Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, Va, Virginia



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Battle Of Spotsylvania Courthouse

battle of Navarino
battle of Omdurman
battle of Panipat
battle of Pharsalus
battle of Philippi
battle of Pittsburgh Landing
battle of Plataea
battle of Poitiers
battle of Rossbach
battle of Saratoga
battle of Sempatch
battle of Shiloh
battle of Soissons-Reims
battle of Solferino
battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse (current term)
battle of St Mihiel
battle of Tannenberg
battle of Tertry
battle of Teutoburger Wald
battle of Tewkesbury
battle of Thermopylae
battle of Trafalgar
battle of Trasimeno
battle of Valmy
battle of Verdun
battle of Wagram
battle of Ypres
battle of Zama
battle of the Aisne

Literary usage of Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse

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1. Army of Northern Virginia Memorial Volume by John William Jones (1879)
"... in allusion to the series of battles of which the Wilderness was the first, and before the details of the battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse had been ..."

2. Bibliography of State Participation in the Civil War 1861-1866 by United States War Dept. Library (1913)
"The battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse, May 12, 1864. "The bloody angle." What the 49th Virginia and Gen. Pegram's brigade did. Episode of "General Lee to ..."

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