Battle of the Wilderness

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A Civil War battle fought on May 5–7, 1864 in densely wooded areas of Spotsylvania County, Virginia. Large forces under the commands of Gens. Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. ...

Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Military History.

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