The Emancipation Proclamation is now hereby passed!
On April 12, 1861 to April 13, 1861 was the first battle in the civil war. This battle showed that the civil war was not going to be a fast war at all, even though no one died at all during the battle. Yet the Confederacy won the battle.
On September 17, 1862 at SharpsBurg was the battle of Antietam. The Union and the Confederate fought and made the battle of Antietam the bloodiest battle in the civil war. The Union had out numbered the Confederate and won the battle, leaving the Confederate with a loss.
Battle of GettysBurg
Going on from May 14, 1863 to Jul 4, 1863 was the Siege of Vicksburg. Happening in Warren Country, Mississippi. The battle was one of the most important victories in the west. The Union ended up winning the siege.
Lee's surrender at Appomattox Court House
The Emancipation Proclamation was signed by Abraham Lincoln on the 22 of September 1862. The Emancipation Proclamation was passed on January 1, 1863. The Emancipation Proclamation decided that all slaves in certain areas are considered free people now.
The battle of Gettysgurg happened on Jul 1, 1863 to Jul 3, 1863. The battle took place in Gettysburg and the battle was important because it was the turning point in the war. The Union won one of the most important battles in the Civil war.
The battle of appomattox court house was on April 9, 1865 at the appomattox court house national park. This battle was important because it was the battle that Lee surrendered rather than continuing to fight the Union. This resulted in a Union victory.