The Battle of Fort Sumter

by Oscar Gonzalez

The Kick Off to the U.S. Civil War.

The battle of Fort Sumter was the first battle of the civil war between the union soldiers and the confederate rebel troops. Robert Anderson and his 85 soldiers held a defensive fight against P.G.T Beauregard and his 500 confederate soldiers in South Carolina.

Outcome

the battle of fort Sumter turned to be a defeat for the union and a win for the confederacy. although there was a lot of shots fired no one suffered from casualties. the only kill was a confederate horse.