The Battle of Gettysburg

Gettysburg

  • lasted from July 1,1863 - July 3,1863
  • Gettysburg ended the Confederacy's last full-scale invasion on the North.
  • 82,289 Union soldiers led by General Meade vs 75,000 Confederate soldiers led by General Lee
  • 23,049 Union soldiers died vs 28,063 Confederate soldiers died
  • Lead to the Gettysburg address redefining the war as fight for freedom


http://www.history.com/news/7-things-you-should-know-about-the-battle-of-gettysburg

http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-gettysburg

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