Civil War timeline: Garcia and Santibanez

By missb
  • Start of War (Fort Sumter)

    Start of War (Fort Sumter)
    The Confederate attack of Fort Sumter started the war between north and south.
  • Battle of Bull Run

    Battle of Bull Run
    Union attacked near the Mississippi River but Confederate won and pushed the union out of VIrginia.
  • Battle of Gorieta Pass

    Battle of Gorieta Pass
    Was fought in New Mexico, Union won and made Confederate retreat 3 miles.
  • Battle of Shiloh

    Battle of Shiloh
    Confederate and union battled over Mississippi River Valley, but the Union got the upper hand . (But many were killed on both sides.)
  • Union Blockade

    Union Blockade
    The union blocked the Galvaston Harbor to control Galvaston from the Confederacy .
  • The battle of Galveston

    The battle of Galveston
    Confederate forces attacked union forces in the city of Galveston,Texas
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Emancipation Proclamation
    Lincoln made all slaves free in areas not controlled by the U.S.
  • Battle of Antietam

    Battle of Antietam
    Confederate and Union forces clashed in Maryland, and was an important union victory.
  • Battle of Gettysburg

    Battle of Gettysburg
    Turning point in war. Both sides lost many and the battle made Confederate on defense for the rest of the war.
  • Siege/Battle of Vicksburg

    Siege/Battle of Vicksburg
    a six week seige in Vicksburg caused the Confederate to split in two and made it hard to get supplies.
  • Battle of Sabine pass

    Battle of Sabine pass
    Union ships attacked Confederate forces ,but Confederate forces brutaly attacked the Union and the vitory of the Confederacy helped restore the southern confidence.
  • Red River Campaign

    Red River Campaign
    Union forces attacked in their gun-boats through the Red River but Confederate forces managed to win in Sabine crossroads and Poison springs, Arkansas.
  • Lee's Surrender

    Lee's Surrender
    THe Union forces surrounded Lee's army and pushed them to surrender
  • Battle of Palmito Ranch

    Battle of Palmito Ranch
    Union troops moved inland to occupy Brownsville a month after Lee's surrender. They fought in Palmito ranch, Brownsville. Confederate defeated the Union but a few days later they realized that the war was already over.