The Battle of Gettysburg

By: Autum Phillips

What is it?

The two armies, the Confederacy and the Union, met by accident on July 1, 1863, near the small town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The three-day Battle of Gettysburg began when Union cavalry surprised Rebel infantry raiding the town for shoes.

The Battle of Gettysburg was in the town of Gettysburg Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, July 1st 1863 at 8am

Gettysburg, PA, United States

Gettysburg, PA

Battle of Gettysburg