The commander of the Union Army was George G. Meade, the commander of the Confederate was Robert E Lee. . Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers from both armies
The Battle of Gettysburg is considered the most important engagement of the American Civil War. The battle involved the largest number of casualties of the entire war and is often described as the war's turning point.
The Battle of Gettysburg was fought in in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Battle of Gettysburg fought from July 1 to July 3, 1863. It lasted three days.
The Civil War started because differences between the free and slave states over the power of the national government to prohibit slavery, the battle of Gettysburg was one of the major battles of the Civil War.
These largely losses to the South’s largest army, combined with the Confederate surrender of Vicksburg, Mississippi, on July 4, marked what is widely regarded as a turning point—perhaps the turning point—in the Civil War