JULY 21,1861

What was the battle ?

It was the first battle of the armies in Virginia.It was 28,450 Union soldiers against 32,230 confederate soldiers.It was the largest and bloodiest battle.The day of July 22,The union army reached the safety of Washington.

The dead , wounded ,or missing soldiers

How many soldiers died or were wounded

In the unions there was 460 soldiers that were killed and there was 1,124 wounded.In the confederate there was 387 killed and 1,582 wounded.many soldiers were also captured.In total their was 1325 soldiers missing or captured.