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American Civil War
Date August 17, 1864
Location Strasburg, Virginia
Result Union victory
Belligerents
three Confederate divisions 4th New Jersey Infantry
10th New Jersey Infantry
15th New Jersey Infantry
1st Connecticut Cavalry
3rd New Jersey Cavalry
Commanders
Jubal A. Early Colonel Penrose
Strength
~ 8,000-9,000 1200
Casualties and losses
20 killed and wounded? 20 killed
80 wounded
250 Captured

The Battle of Strasburg was a relatively minor engagement in the American Civil War when a small Union force of New Jersey infantry delayed three Confederate divisions from the army of Jubal A. Early at Strasburg, Virginia.


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