image credit The Union surrerendered to the Confederates even though they did not fire back.
Robert E. Lee
image credit General Robert E. Lee, the best general in the war, turned down President Lincoln's offer to lead the Union.
Richmond, Virgina new capital for CSA
image credit The Confederates moved there capital to Richmond, Virgina to gain support of Virginia. They also moved to be closer to the Union capital which was Washington D.C.
image creditat the battle of bull Run, the confederates beat the Union. This helped boast there spirits for winning the first year of the war. The confederates also drove the Union out and ate the lunches that were left behind.
Battle of Wilson Creek
image credit The battle of Wilson Creek, Missouri, created another Confederate victory boasting there spirits higher.
South won 1862
South also won the second year of the war
The Battle at Shenandoah
Image CreditStonewall Jackson hada brilliant plan to split the Union cauing caos and confusion in the Union army.
Seven Day Battle
Image creditThe South had great leadership in this battle whereas the Union was losing motivation and they haven't had really good leadership yet.
Image credit This could have gone either way but I gave it to the South because the North had to go out of their way. They went out of their way all the way to Minnesota when they could've been beating the South, it was a waste of their time.
Second Bull Run Battle
Image creditThe force of the Confederates was strong so the Union had to retreat and the vicroty cleared a way for Lee's invasion in the north.
Image Credit This helped the South because they were more orgaized and togther when the Union wasn't quite there yet and another general had to be replaced.
The Emancipation Proclaimation
image creditThis helped the North by giving them a reason to fight and the slaves that came there mgiht have joined the army.
North wins 1863
This is where the North starts winning the war.
The battle at Chanceellorsville
image credit Even though the South won this battle, Stonewall got shot. It helped the North becasue one of the best generals was dead and the Confederate army force wasn't as strong.
Image creditThe Union won this war and it was the turning point in the war because the Confederacy gets split. The union also with stands Confederarte charges which makes them a strong army.
image credit The victory at Vicksburg was a win for the North because they gained control of the Mississppi River and splits the Confederacy further,
image credit With this victroy the Union now has a key city and can now go to Atlanta with hopes of splitting the confederacy further.
North wins 1864
I think the North wins this year.
Grants gets command of Union armies
image creditWith Grant now in charge the Union has more military strength then before.
Farragut gets Moblie Bay
image credit This victory showed the Union's superiority at sea and got them closer to Atlanta. It also got them control of the Mississippi which the North could easily get supplies to other places.
Sherman Captures Atlanta
image creditThe Union has captured a key city, Atlanta, which they then carried out their goal which was to split the South.
President Lincoln gets re-elected
image credit President Lincoln gets re-elected which is good for the North because he tried to keep the country together. It's also a good thing because he is a good leader.
Sherman marches to Savannah
image creditAs Sherman and his troops march from Atlanta leaving it in flames, they head towards Savannah to futher split the conferacy (which happens) and causing devestation. (which also happnes)
The north wins this year and the war.
The Union captures Richmond Virginia
image credit The union capyures the CSA capital which signifies that the war is almost over and the North will win. It also leaves the CSA without a capital and headquarters.
Saylor's Creek: The last Battle
image creditThis helpped the Union because the Conferate surrendered and they won the war. They also won the battle at Saylor's Creek.
image creditThe Appomattox was good because that was officially when Lee surendered to Grant.
John Wilkes Booth gets capturedd and killed
image creditLincoln's assasin is killed which is good because the man who killed their president is dead.
Jefferson Davis is captured
image creditJefferson Davis being captured is good for the north because the confederacy is dead.