On Sep 17, 1862, forces clashed in Sharpsburg,Maryland. The Battle of Antietam was the first battle on Northern soil, it was the bloodiest one-day battle in U.S
19.3 Ket Battles In The North
This war left 23,000 men dead.This was a Union victory because neither side defeated eachother, General Lee and his confederate forces retreated.This left Lincoln issuing his Emancipatation Proclamation.
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In 1863, Lee decided that a confederate victory in the North might convince the Union to ask for peace, he invaded pennsylvania with most of its army.