Fort Sumter

The catalyst battle of the Civil War

Fort Sumter, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina

After the South seceded, Fort Sumter became a big controversy as it still was owned by the Union even though the location of the fort is in the South.

Commanders of the Battle

The Outcome

Union: 80 Soldiers

Conderate: 500 Soldiers

No Casualties on either side.

Confederate Victory

The South wins the battle for the fort on their land owned by the Union.
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