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Figure 16. Summary of Battlefield Size and Rankings

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Battles   Core      Core Acres     Rank by   Rank by   Rank by
by Core   Acres     Retaining      Forces    Combined  Fatalities
Size                Integrity      Engaged   Attrition
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1. Cedar Creek (1864)
          6,252     5,601(89%)           2         2         1
2. Opequon (1864)
          4,914     2,321 (47%)          1         1         2
3. 2nd Winchester (1863) 
          3,113     1,624 (47%)          6         3        10
4. Fisher's Hill (1864)
          2,751     2,354 (86%)          3         8        13
5. Piedmont (1864)
          2,693     2,646 (98%)          8         5         3
6. New Market (1864)
          2,261     1,527 (67%)         11         9         8
7. McDowell (1862)
          2,258     2,258 (100%)        13        14        12
8. 2nd Kernstown (1864)
          2,203     1,098 (49%)          4         7         4
9. Cross Keys (1862)
          2,153     2,032 (94%)          7        12         6
10. Port Republic (1862)
          2,145     2,110 (98%)         14         6         7
11. Tom's Brook (1864)
          2,018     1,679 (83%)         12        15        15
12. Cool Spring (1864)
          1,946     1,900 (97%)          9        13         9
13. 1st Kernstown (1862)
          1,554     1,097 (70%)         10        10         5
14. 1st Winchester (1862)
          1,393       302 (22%)          5         4        11
15.  Front Royal (1862)
            944       316 (33%)         15        11        14
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