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battle of Antietam
Federal outpost in Charleston South Carolina that was attacked by confederate troops beginning the civil war. determined to seize the fortress
Battle of Gettysburg
First major battle of the civil war and the confederate victory. The battle is also known as the first battle of manassas. It shattered the north hopes of winning the war quickly Secon battle of bull run union forces on the battlefield in August in 1862
seige of Vicksburg
Also known as the Battle of sharpsburg was the bloodies single-day battle of the civil war and of U.S History soldier were killed and wounded at the battle of Antietam
a key battle that finally turned the tide against the confederates.The battle begun on July 1, 1863 confederate raiding party and the union forces began exchanging fire.
General Grant’s troops began the seige of Vicksburg in mid-May 1863, cutting off the city and shelling it repeatedly. As food ran out, residents and soldiers survived by eating horse , dogs , and rats.