Joseph Hooker

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Noun1.Joseph Hooker - United States general in the Union Army who was defeated at Chancellorsville by Robert E. Lee (1814-1879)Joseph Hooker - United States general in the Union Army who was defeated at Chancellorsville by Robert E. Lee (1814-1879)
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Lee won his greatest victory over huge Union forces under Gen.
Rosecrans' Army of the Cumberland in Chattanooga (September); commander, District of Vicksburg (April 1864); he replaced Gen.