Those were the days when Lee appeared invincible, and when Chancellorsville crowned a splendid series of triumphs.
He took part in the battle of Chancellorsville, where he won new laurels.
Stuart then turned back in the direction of Chancellorsville, where Nighthawk was to report to him, before daylight, if possible.
May 8: Evening—More details about this unhappy Chancellorsville.
Chancellorsville, where a great battle was fought in May, 1863, was upon the eastern edge of this Wilderness.
As much to the north rose a large old house—Chancellorsville.
The country around Chancellorsville is called "the Wilderness."
When it came at Chancellorsville it was all over before he knew it.
He reached home just in time to hear of the great conflict at Chancellorsville.
Elated by Chancellorsville, Lee determined to invade the North.