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Battle of Monocacy
Part of the American Civil War
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Destruction of the R.R. bridge, over the Monocacy River near Frederick, Md.
Alfred R. Waud, artist.
Date July 9, 1864
Location Frederick County, Maryland
Result Tactical Confederate victory, strategic Union victory (Early is delayed)
Belligerents
United States United States (Union) Confederate States of America CSA (Confederacy)
Commanders
Lew Wallace Jubal A. Early
Strength
5,800[1] 14,000[2]
Casualties and losses
1,294[1] 700-900[1]