Abraham Lincoln was the President of the Union during the Civil War and guided the country through a major crisis. His mindset went from preserving the Union to freeing the enslaved at any cost, even to destroy the Confederacy.
Robert E. Lee
Ulysses S. Grant was the commander of the Union army during the Civil War. He is mainly known for the victory at Vicksburg and brought a turning point for the war getting compelte control over the Mississippi.
Jefferson Davis was the President of the Confederacy during the Civil War. For the entirety of the war he planned on continuing to enslave African Americans and let the States have more rights than the Federal Government.
Robert E. Lee was the commander of the Confederate army during the Civil War. Lasted the entirety of the war only to surrender to the Union army at the Appomattox Courthouse facing an end to the war.
William Carney was an escaped African American who joined the Union Army to fight for his freedom. His bravery in the war when he saved the fallen flag and helped lead his mates to victory and was rewarded the Medal of Honor.
Philip Bazzar was a Union Navy soldier that was ordered onto the USS Santiago. His bravery in combat in the war rewarded him with the Congressional Medal of Honor.