Join the Union
by Ashlynn Spangler
States of the Union
During the Civil War there were many states that belonged to the Union. Those states were, Oregon, California, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania New York, New Hampshire, Vermont, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, Delaware, and Maryland. Some states joined the Union, like West Virginia and Nevada.
What are your beliefs?
Ulysses S. Grant
Ulysses S. Grant was well known for being the lead general for the Union during the Civil War. Grant served as the !8th president for two terms in 1869-1877.
William T. Sherman
In 1864 William T. Sherman had a great plan called "March to the Sea."Sherman lead 60,000 people on a march from Atlanta to Savannah, Georgia.
George Mclellan had a campaign that failed to defeat Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Antietam. Later Lincoln removed him from the command of the Army of thre Potomac.