Civil War battles

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  • Battle of fort sumter

    Battle of fort sumter
    This is the battle that supposedly started the war. The confederate army seized this fort and took it no deaths occured but this made North strike back.
  • 1st battle of bull run

    1st battle of bull run
    This was an important war because this changed the veiw of the war on both sides. For the North they realized this war was going to be longer and harder then they thought. For the South they thought it was going to be easy and quick.
    U: General ervin mcdowell
    S: PT Beauregard and stone wall Jackson
  • Battle of Shiloh

    Battle of Shiloh
    This war was important because it was the Norths plan to capture the mississipppi so that way the could lose imports from France and be trapped so they'll lose supplies quickly.
    U: general grant and Sherman
    S: PT Beauregard
  • Fall of New Orleans

    Fall of New Orleans
    This is important because of this war the North got all of the Mississippi river and cut off all supplies from other countries.
    N: David Farragaut
    S: no one
  • Battle of Antietam

    Battle of Antietam
    This was the bloodiest battle in U.S history 6,000 were killed and 17,000 were wounded.
    U: Mcclellan
    S: Lee
  • Battle of Fredericksburg

    Battle of Fredericksburg
    This battle was important because the South stopped the union from getting to richmond which was the souths capitol.
  • Battle of Chancellorsville

    Battle of Chancellorsville
    This battle was important because it ruined the plans of the North of attacking Richmond.
    U: Joseph Hooker
    S: Lee and Jackson
  • Battle of Gettysburg

    Battle of Gettysburg
    This battle was important because the South wanted to prove to Britain and France that the South was strong so sense they lost this ended all hopes of support.
    U: Meade
    S: Lee and Pickett
  • Siege of Vicksburg

    Siege of Vicksburg
    This battle is important because this was the last port in the Mississippi and the South lost it.
    U: Ulysses s Grant
    S: Everyone
  • Sherman’s March to the Sea

    Sherman’s March to the Sea
    This event was important because he freed 1000s of slaves and burned farms and took useful suplies.
    U: Sherman
    S: No one
  • Farragut at Mobile Bay

    Farragut at Mobile Bay
    Took 18 ships to the bay of mobile bay in Alabama. The invasion worked.
    U: David Farragaut
    S: Confederate defenses
  • Fall of Richmond

    Fall of Richmond
    Union marched into Richmond looking to destroy everything that included their documents etc.
    U: Grant
    S: No one
  • Surrender at Appomattox

    Surrender at Appomattox
    This was important because the South finnaly surrendured and this means the North has won and all slaves will be freed.
    U: Grant
    S: Lee
  • Wilderness Campaign

    Wilderness Campaign
    This battle was important because it was the bloodist 6 weeks of war.
    U: everyone
    S: everyone
  • final results

    final results
    since the south surrendured the North was the victor of the long war.