Douglass played a critical role in the formation of the civil war black soldiers. He convinced President Abraham Lincoln that blacks should be allowed to fight for their freedom
Battle of Antietam
Thomas Jackson Got the nickname of Stonewall Jackson for the victory for the confederacy after Robert E. Lee. He was Shot by his own men during a battle by his own men and died 8 days later.
Battle of Gettysburg
Was the first battle of the civil war on April 12, 1861. Nobody from either sides lost their lives in this battle.
Siege at Vicksburg
Yay Mississippi River Is Ours
Was the bloodiest battle day in American history. General Lee thought it was a good idea to invade the Union and start a battle but a union spy got the Confederates Plan so the Union knew they were coming
it is considered the most important engagement of the civil war. the Confederates clashed with the Union’s Army of the Potomac, at the crossroads town of Gettysburg.
Gave the union complete control of the Mississippi River. It was a Union victory led by Grant.