150th anniversary:
Battles of the Wilderness
and Spotsylvania Courthouse
On May 1-4, 2014, the Commonwealth of Virginia will commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the Battles of the Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse battle.
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Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse 22 Days in May 1864

We respectfully request that you join the Citizens of Spotsylvania County, the National Park Service* and the Commonwealth of Virginia in commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Battles of the Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse. Events for the Battle of the Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse reenactment will be held May 1-4, 2014. Additional special activities focusing on the historic events surrounding the battles are slated throughout the Month of May.

Check on Event and Activity Updates; and View Interesting Articles in “News from the Front.”

*The National Park Service is not officially affiliated with the Battles of the Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse reenactment.

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