Civil war

1861-1865

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1861

This was the battle that started the civil war. Four states joined the confederacy.

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1861

The first battle of the civilwar, the south wins by running like a bunch of screaming banshees and scared the daylights out of the north. The north then stamped the civilians.

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1862 monitor Merrimack

 This is the first battle between two metal covered ships. The north (monitor) is successful in hold off the south (Merrimack).

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1862 the battle of Antietam

One of McClellans solidiers found lee’s orders and now he knows exactly what was going to happen. It one one of the bloodiest wars.

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January 1,1863 emancipation aproclomation

President Abraham Lincoln made his emancipation proclamation,started all slaves are free ,after winning the battle of Antietam 

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1863 Chancellorsville

The union won the war. Jackson accidentally got shot in the arm by one of his own, and died a week later.

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1863 Battie of Vicksburg gain control of miss river

The north seized  Vicksburg in order to gain control of the Mississippi River. Until the north finally surrendered.

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1863 battle of Gettysburg

It was one of the bloodiest battles . The union won the war , it was a 3 day battle .

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1865 surrender at Appomattox

Robert lee surrendered his Army of Northern Virginia. The court house lasted only a few hours ended the civil war that lasted 4 years.



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