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Fort Sumter

  • Fort Sumter

    Fort Sumter
    The Union leader was Major Robert Anderson. the Confederate leader was Brigadier General P.G.T. Beauregard. This battle was important because it was the start of the civil war.IN the end the Confederates one the battle
  • Fall of Richmond/Surrender at Appomattox

    Grant continued the siege of Petersburg.
  • 1st battle of Bull Run

    1st battle of Bull Run
    This battle took place in Manassas Virginia.The Union General was General Irvin McDowell. The Confederate general was General PT Bearegard & Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson
  • Battle of Shiloh

    Battle of Shiloh
    Union: General Ulysses S. Grant & William “Tecumseh” Sherman
    Confederacy: General Beauregard
    Union won this battle.
  • Fall of New Orleans

    Fall of New Orleans
    Union: Captain David ragut
    Union won this battleThis battle was important because the Union got total control over the Mississippi river.
  • Shermans March to the Sea

    Union wanted to break the morale of the South Sherman and his men became destroyersSherman’s March to the Seaburned cities and farmlands across Georgia to the Atlantic coastcontinued destruction through the Carolinasdestroyed anything useful to the SouthTook food, tore up railroad lines and fields, and killed livestock 1000s of enslaved people were freed
  • Battle of Antitam

    Battle of Antitam
    This battle took place in Maryland.
    Union: General McClellan
    Confederacy: General Lee
    Winner: Niether side
    Union was able to prevent Lee from brininging the war into the Northern land.
  • Battle of Fredericksburg

    Battle of Fredericksburg
    Union: General Ambrose Burnside
    Confederacy: General Lee
    This battle took place in Virginia.
    The winner was: Confederacy
    South won again
  • Battle of Chancellorsville

    Battle of Chancellorsville
    Where: Virginia
    Union: General Joseph Hooker
    Confederacy: General Lee & General Jackson
    Winner: Confederacy
    The Union ruined the Confederate plan of attacking Richmond
  • Battle of Gettysberg

    Battle of Gettysberg
    Where: Pennsylvania
    Union: General Meade Confederacy: General Lee & General George Pickett
    Winner: Union
    Tis war was important because it ended Confederate hope of help from Britain and France
  • The Vicksburg Siege

    The Vicksburg Siege
    This war took place in Mississippi.
    The leaders were Union: General Ulysses S. Grant
    Confederacy: Everyone!
    Union won this battle. This battle was important because the Confederacy split in half.
  • Wilderness Campaign

    Wilderness Campaign
    Started the 6 bloodiest weeks of war. Both sides struggled with the conditions and had many casualties. Brush fires burned 200 women alive.
  • Farragut at Mobile Bay

    Farragut at Mobile Bay
    This war took place in Alabama. It was led by David Farragut.Confederates attacked with torpedoes & fired on the ships. Union took the last Southern port east of the Mississippi