Civil War Battles

Khalilah Morris

Fort Sumter

During the Battle of Sumter Robert Anderson and his force of 85 soldiers were positioned at fort Moultrie near the mouth of Charleston Harbor.After his soldiers were positioned at for Moultrie Anderson Moved his command to fort Sumter.an Imposing Fortification if the middle of the harbor.


Americanhistory.mrdonn.org,. 'Fort Sumter, Start Of The Civil War - FREE American History Powerpoints'. N.p., 2015. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

Antietam


After Fort Sumter was over The battle antietam started.The army of the potomac,under the common of George McClellan,mountain a series of powerful assaults against Robert E.Lee forces near sharps bur,Maryland on september 17.1862.

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Sixtyninth.net,. 'Antietam'. N.p., 2015. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

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Vicksburg

In May and June of 1863,Maj. Gen Ulysses armies covered on Vicksburg,investing investing the city and entrapping a confederate army under Lt.Gen.John Pemberton. On July 4,Vicksburg surrendered after prolonged siege operations.This was the culmination of one of the most brilliant military campaigns of the war.


Wikipedia,. 'Siege Of Vicksburg'. N.p., 2015. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

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Gettysburg

Having concentrated his army around the small town of Gettysburg,Pennsylvania,Gen. Robert E.lee awaited the approach of union Gen.George G.Meade’s forces


→, View. 'Team Martinez Visits Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (June 30, 2011) U.S Civil War Site.'. Historymartinez's Blog. N.p., 2011. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

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Sherman’s March to the sea

During Sherman’s March to the see on the nigh of july 21,1864,Hood ordered Lt.Gen.William J.Hardee’s corps to make 15 mile night march and assault the union left flank,commended by Maj. Gen.James B.McPherson was suspected just such a move from his west point classmate Hood,and held one of his corps in position.


Georgiainfo.galileo.usg.edu,. 'Sherman's March To The Sea'. N.p., 2015. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

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Fort fisher

The for fisher was was After the failure of his december expedition against for Fisher. Gen Benjamin butler was relieved of command.Alfred Terry was placed in command of a provision corps included Paine’s division of U.S colored troops,And supported by a naval force of nearly 60 vessels to renew operations against the fort.


Civilwar.org,. 'The Fall Of Fort Fisher'. N.p., 2015. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

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Appomattox court house

Appomattox Court House The confederates were ute off once again and nearly surrounded by union troops near the small village of Appomattox court House. when attempting to escape lee’s army was trapped.Lee surrendered his remaining troops to general grant at the McAllen House on april 9 during the afternoon.


Encyclopedia Britannica,. 'Appomattox Court House | Building, Appomattox, Virginia, United States'. N.p., 2015. Web. 13 Mar. 2015.

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