This was the battle that started the civil war. Four states joined the confederacy.
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.
This is the first battle between two metal covered ships. The north (monitor) is successful in hold off the south (Merrimack).
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.
President Abraham Lincoln made his emancipation proclamation,started all slaves are free ,after winning the battle of Antietam
The union won the war. Jackson accidentally got shot in the arm by one of his own, and died a week later.
The north seized Vicksburg in order to gain control of the Mississippi River. Until the north finally surrendered.
It was one of the bloodiest battles . The union won the war , it was a 3 day battle .
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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