This was the war that started it all. The confederates won this battle then 4 states ceded.
1861 1st battle of Bull Run
This is the first battle of the civil war. The confederates charge the northers screaming like banshees and scare the daylight out of the northers. The northers then stampede civilians making a run for it. The confederates win.
1862 monitor vs Merrimack
It is one of the most important battles in the civil war. This was the first Battle to use boats.
1862 Battle of Antietam
The bloodiest day of the war, a troop from the union drops there plans and the north finds them but the union still wins
Jan 1,1863 Emancipation Proclamation
To state that all slaves are to be freed by president, after battle of Antietam.
1863 Battle at Chancellorsville
Jacksons got shot in the arm then dies a week later dies and the union wins this was Robert E. Lee’s biggest victory
1863 Battle at Vicksburg
The union gained control of Mississippi River north wins
1863 Battle of Gettysburg
Turning point of the war. Lee invades north. North wins. Surrender. End of war.