Spotsylvania Court House

    Battle Facts

    08 May 1864 - 21 May 1864

    Outcome: Inconclusive: Grant and Lee meet inconclusively, Grant writes to Halleck "I propose to fight it out on this line if it takes all summer".

    173,000 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Ulysses S Grant George G Meade
    • 18,000 Casualties
    • 2,725 Killed
    • 13,416 Wounded
    • 2,258 Missing & Captured

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)Robert E Lee
    • 12,000 Casualties
    • 1,515 Killed
    • 5,414 Wounded
    • 5,758 Missing & Captured

    30,000 Casualties