This the battle that started the civil war .Confederates won this battle and more states joined the confederates.
1861 1st Battle of The 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 stomped civilians along the way . Confederates won
1862 Monitor vs. Merrimack
This is the first battle between two metal covered ships.The north is successful in hold off the south.
1862 The battle of Antietam
The union learns confederates plans after confederate soldiers drop their their plans wrapped around cigars.Union later attacks the confederates and it was known as the bloodiest battle of the Civil War .The union won and confederates retreated.
1863 Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln emancipated all slaves on the summer of 1862. Or freed them
1863 Battle of Chancellorville
Lee won another victory and by accident a confederate soldier shot Jackson in the arm. His arm was amputated and a week later died
1863 Battle of Vicksburg
Ulysses Grant surrendered at Vicksburg After the union victories confederates still wanted to fight and after 2 more horrible years the war was finally over!!!!
1863 Battle of Gettysburg
The two forces ran into each other on accident at Gettysburg and after three days the confederacy the Confederacy surrendered and retreated to Virginia.
Lee and his troops surrndered at Appomattox court house but Lee did something good for the Union and fed them gave them horses for crops and the Confederates were later freed