Fort Sumter April 12,1861 Fort Sumter was where the first shots were fired
The Battle of Bull Run July 21, 1861 The Battle of Bull Run is where it became apparent to Abe Lincoln that the Civil War was going to be a long and costly war
This will be a long war.
Battle of Chancellorsville April 30 ,1863 In this Battle Robert E, Lee and his men hid in the trees to launch a surprise attack on Joseph Hooker's Men
Where are they
Battle of Vicksburg May 18,1863- July 4, 1863 Grant made a surprise attack at Vicksburg, which later became one of the more remarkable battles during the Civil War. At the end of this war Grant decided to siege on the fort to avoid greater loss of life.
Time to surrender
Chattanooga (Missionary ridge, lookout mountain) October 1863 Grant opened up a thing known as the "Cracker Line" So that the men could get their supplies to them. They were attcked.
Spotsylvania Courthouse battle] May 8, 1864-May 21, 1864 Was known as one of the bloodiest wars of the Civil War. it lasted 2 weeks 18,00 union dead 11,000 confederate dead.