Battle of Second Bull Run

By: Salem Gaide

Big image

Date & Location

  • August 28-30, 1862
  • Manassas, Virginia

Forces Involved

Union: 62,000 soldiers

Confederate: 50,000 soldiers

Outcome

The outcome was a Confederate victory

Commanders

  • Major General John Pope (Union)
  • General Robert E. Lee (Confederate)

Significance

This battle was important because it was the battle between the North and South (Union and Confederate) over beliefs they had on life in America.

Casualties

# of casualties for the Union was 14,000 while the Confederate had 8,000
Big image