Civil War

1861-1865

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1861 Fort Suntner

This is the battle that starts the Civil War. Four states join the Confederacy.

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1861 First Battle of the Civil War

1st battle of the Civil War. The Union ran away like banshees when they heard the South’s rebel yell.

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1862 Moniter vs Merrimack

This is the first battle between two metal covered ships. The North (Moniter)is successful in hold off the South Merrimack.

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1862 Battle of Antietam

It was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War. The north won but the north and south suffered heavy losses.

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1863 Emancipation Proclamation

President Abraham Lincoln sighed The Emancipation Proclamation to state that all slave are free.

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1863 Battle of Chancellorville Jackson Dies

The Confederates won the battle. Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson died from friendly fire from his own troops.

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1863 Battle of Vicksburg gain Control of Mississippi River

Grant wanted the south to surrender so they went on the Mississippi River. Virctory the south surrendered on July 4th.

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1863 Battle of Gettysburg

The south threatened the north and they fought. The union won but three was manning losses.

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1865 Appomattox Court House

Lee moved his army west but the north blocked there route to escape.



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