Civil War Battles

1861-1865

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1861 Fort Sumter

This is the battle that started the civil war. Confederates won this battle and four states joined the Confederate States of America 

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1861 1st Battle of Bull Run

This is the first battle of the civil war.  The  confederates charged the union screaming like banshees and scaring the daylights out of the union who made a run for it and stampeded civilians along the way.  Confederates won

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1862 Monitor vs Merrimack

This is the first battle between two iron covered ships.  The Monitor (north) held back the Merrimack(south)



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