The first week of May 1863 brought General Robert E. Lee’s great victory, and General Joseph Hooker’s great defeat, at the Battle of Chancellorsville. Hooker had significant success leading troops in battle before and after Chancellorsville, but this defeat would become his legacy.
2015 Grant Cycle
Due to the FY 15 state budget deficit of approximately $329M, the FY15 Grant Cycle for Civil War Memorials is suspended indefinitely.
Commission agendas and minutes may be found by accessing the archived notice of meeting (usually the first Tuesday of the month.)