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The Great Battles of the Civil War were waged all across this great country. From Mississippi and Tennessee to Pennsylvania and Florida, hundreds of thousands of Americans died in this struggle for freedom. Here, the major battles of the Civil War are studied.

Union Victories
Confederate Victories
Inconclusive

Union Victories Top of Page

Pea Ridge, Ark. March 6-8, 1862

Atlanta, Ga. July 22, 1864

Jonesborough, Ga. Aug. 31- Sept. 1, 1864

Perryville, Ky. Oct. 8, 1862

Ft. Jackson, La. April 16-28, 1862

Antietam, Md. Sept. 16-18, 1862

Vicksburg, Miss. May 18- July 4, 1863

Ft. Fisher, N.C. Jan. 13-15, 1865

Gettysburg, Pa. July 1-3, 1863

Ft. Henry, Tenn. Feb. 6, 1862

Ft. Donelson, Tenn. Feb. 11-16, 1862

Shiloh, Tenn. April 6-7, 1862

Chattanooga, Tenn. June 7-8, 1862

Petersburg, Va. April 2, 1865

Appomatox Court House, Va. April 9, 1865

 

Confederate Victories Top of Page

Olustee, Fla. Feb. 20, 1864

Chickamauga, Ga. Sept. 18-20, 1863

Ft. Fisher, N.C. Dec. 7-27, 1864

Ft. Sumter, S.C. April 12-14, 1861

Charleston Harbor, S.C. April 7, 1863

Manassas, Va. July 21, 1861

Manassas, Va. Aug. 28-30, 1862

Fredericksburg, Va. Dec. 11-15, 1862

Chancellorsville, Va. April 30- May 6, 1863

Cold Harbor, Va. May 31- June 12, 1864

Petersburg, Va. June 9, 1864

 

Inconclusive Top of Page

Monitor v. Merrimack, Va. March 8-9, 1862

Wilderness, Va. May 5-7, 1864

Spotsylvania, Va. May 8-21, 1864


 

 

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