Civil War Battles

1861-1865

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1861 Fort Sunter

This was the battle that started the Civil War.The Confederacy won and for states joined the Confederacy .

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1861 1st Battle of Bull

1st battle of the civil war. confederates scared the daylights out of the northers by running and screaming at them. The northers ran away and stampeded other civilians.

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1862 Moniter vs Merrimack

The first battle between two medal covered ships. The north (Moniter) is successful in hold off the south (Merrimack)

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1862 Battle of Antietam

Confederates drop the plans on attacking the Union. Union soldiers find the plans and attack the South. The bloodiest day of the war. Union was after the Confederates retreat.

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1863 Emancipation Proclamation
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1863 Battle of Chancellorville

Jackson dies.

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1863 Battle of Vicksburg

Gain control of Mississippi River

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1863 Battle of Gettysburg

Turned point of war Lee invader North. North wins 

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Surrender at Appanation

Lee surrendered



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