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  Battles of the American Civil War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of American Civil War battles organized alphabetically by state.
This is a chronological summary and record of every engagement between the troops of the Union and of the Confederacy, showing the total losses and casualties in each engagement.
It was collated and compiled from the official records of the War Department.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battles_of_the_American_Civil_War   (173 words)

  
 The American Civil War
The American Civil War was fought in the United States from 1861 until 1865 between the United States — forces coming mostly from the 23 northern states of the Union — and the newly-formed Confederate States of America, which consisted of 11 southern states that had declared their secession.
A civil war is a war in which the competing parties are segments of the same country or empire.
Civil war is usually a high intensity stage in an unresolved political struggle for national control of state power.
www.angelfire.com /stars3/education/civilwar.html   (244 words)

  
 Civil War Sites Advisory Commission Report on the Nation's Civil War Battlefields, Technical Volume II: Battle Summaries
Some 10,500 armed conflicts occurred during the Civil War ranging from battles to minor skirmishes; 384 conflicts (3.7 percent) were identified as the principal battles and classified according to their historical significance.
Nineteen percent (71) of the Civil War battlefields are already lost as intact historic landscapes.
A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion.
www2.cr.nps.gov /abpp/battles/tvii.htm   (1885 words)

  
 Civil War Map of State Battle Locations American
"America's bloodiest Battles" With beautifully shot footage of reenactors, Civil War Combat illustrates aspects of four particular Civil War battles that are rightfully considered legendary.
Before Ken Burns, Glory, and Gettysburg, the Civil War proved an effective backdrop for this 1982 miniseries--available complete and uncut on this three-disc set--about two families divided by the War Between the States.
Battles are impeccably recreated using 7,500 Civil War re-enactors and sanitized PG-13 violence, their authenticity compromised by tasteful discretion and endless scenes of grandiloquent dialogue.
www.americancivilwar.com /statepic   (1034 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Civil War / War for Southern Independence
List of Casualties in the 1st Brigade of Parson's Division, Army of Arkansas in the Battle of Jenkin's Ferry, 30 April 1864.
List of deaths of CS soldiers in the hospitals around Cassville, Georgia, during the period between October, 1863, and March, 1864.
List of personnel in the Union Navy who died during the Civil War from all causes.
www.cyndislist.com /cw.htm   (5586 words)

  
 List of American Civil War battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Battle of Charleston Harbor II Battle of Fort Sumter I
Battle of Chattanooga II Battle of Chattanooga III
Battle of Kernstown II Battle of Lewis's Farm
www.enlightenweb.net /l/li/list_of_american_civil_war_battles.html   (196 words)

  
 Civil War Maps - (American Memory from the Library of Congress)
Civil War Maps brings together materials from three premier collections: the Library of Congress Geography and Map Division, the Virginia Historical Society, and the Library of Virginia.
Among the reconnaissance, sketch, and theater-of-war maps are the detailed battle maps made by Major Jedediah Hotchkiss for Generals Lee and Jackson, General Sherman’s Southern military campaigns, and maps taken from diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts—all available for the first time in one place.
Most of the items presented here are documented in Civil War Maps: An Annotated List of Maps and Atlases in the Library of Congress, compiled by Richard W. Stephenson in 1989.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/gmdhtml/cwmhtml/cwmhome.html   (156 words)

  
 Military & Pension Records for Union Civil War Veterans
In it he stated simply that his father was a Civil War veteran, along with the date of birth and date of death for his father.
Lists by state and county for "Pensioners on the Roll as of January 1, 1883.
This list is taken from the official Pension Roll of 1883, the major genealogical source for Civil War and War of 1812 pensioners.
www.oz.net /~cyndihow/pensions.htm   (3140 words)

  
 Lesson Plan: The Civil War
The Civil War era is one of the most critical and fascinating in our nation's history.
The war has left twelve-year-old Will Page without any immediate family: his father and brother were killed by the Yankees; his sisters died of an epidemic spread from a Union encampment near his Virginia home; and his mother died of grief over these losses.
Another is the American Memory web site from the Library of Congress, which offers a collection of American sheet music from 1850-1920, including a page on Civil War songs, and a collection of post-Civil War era sheet music, 1870-1885.
www.smplanet.com /civilwar/civilwar.html   (3050 words)

  
 List of battles 1801-1900   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
List of battles - List of battles before AD 601 - List of battles 601-1400 - List of battles 1401-1800 - List of battles 1801-1900 - List of battles 1901-2000 - List of battles 2001-2100
1815 Battle of Waterloo June 18 - The Clash of the Titans: Emperor Napoleon and the Duke of Wellington square off in the final battle of the Napoleonic Wars.
1900 Battle of Pulang Lupa September 13-14 - 40 Filipino resistance fighters ambush and defeat 100 U.S. Infantry during the Philippine American War.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/L/List-of-battles-1801-1900.htm   (5128 words)

  
 The Official Records of the War of the Rebellion
PREPARED UNDER THE DIRECTION OF THE SECRETARY OF WAR, BY In the unlikely event that you are not familiar with the Official Records (ORs), they consist mainly of battle reports and there are literally thousands of them.
A list of the ten costliest battles of the Civil War based on total casualties (killed, wounded, missing, and captured).
A chronological battle listing with statistics where the Union casualties were 500 or greater.
www.civilwarhome.com /records.htm   (422 words)

  
 United States, Civil War Regimental Histories Index, All States
Union forces comprised the equivalent of 2,047 regiments during the Civil War, of which 1,696 were infantry, 272 were cavalry, and 78 were artillery.
Frederick H. Dyer, A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion, vol.
Battles and Leaders of the Civil War [e-book, 4 vols.
www.tarleton.edu /~kjones/unions.html   (395 words)

  
 US Civil War Generals
This is a concise index to the Generals who fought on both sides of the US Civil War, and has been specifically prepared for the Internet.
A list of such officers can be found at this address together with a description of brevet promotions.
His American Civil War Homepage is an excellent collection of links to Civil War information.
sunsite.utk.edu /civil-war/generals.html   (728 words)

  
 Civil War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Civil War Artillery - This site was designed to help the reader to better understand the variety of ordnance used by the Confederate and Federal forces during the American Civil War.
Civil War in Children's Literature - From Carol Hurst.
Civil War Terms and People - Try the matching games, concentration, and word search here to test your knowledge of the Civil War.
edtech.kennesaw.edu /web/civwar.html   (230 words)

  
 The American Civil War Homepage
The Civil War, Slavery, and Reconstruction in Missouri
Backdoor to Battle: the Civil War in Blount County Tennessee
Tennessee and the American Civil War (Bedford County)
sunsite.utk.edu /civil-war/warweb.html   (4293 words)

  
 USCWC -- Battles
Battle for the Bridge Historic Preserve/Battle of Munfordville
Battle of Fort Blakely and Spanish Fort, AL
The American Civil War and The Battle of Gettysburg
www.cwc.lsu.edu /cwc/links/cwinfo2.htm   (214 words)

  
 Civil War Programs - University of Virginia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Gary W. Gallagher, the John L. Nau III Professor in the History of the American Civil War at the University of Virginia, is a leading authority on Civil War military history.
James M. McPherson, the George Henry Davis '86 Professor of History Emeritus at Princeton University, is the dean of American Civil War historians.
His many works of Civil War history include the Pulitzer Prize-winning Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War, and Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam.
www.uvacivilwar.org   (1485 words)

  
 Fifty-fourth Massachusetts Infantry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The Fifty-fourth marched into battle yelling, "Three cheers for Massachusetts and seven dollars a month." The latter referred to the difference in pay between white and colored Union infantry, long a sore point with colored troops.
Instead it remained in the Department of the South, fighting in a number of actions, including the battles of of Honey Hill and Boykin's Mill before Charleston and Savannah.
More than a century after the war the Fifty-fourth remains the most famous fl regiment of the war, due largely to the popularity of the movie "Glory", which recounts the story of the regiment prior to and including the attack on Battery Wagner.
extlab1.entnem.ufl.edu /olustee/54th_MS_inf.html   (777 words)

  
 The American Civil War Homepage
The American Civil War Homepage gathers together in one place hypertext links to the most useful identified electronic files about the American Civil War (1861-1865).
Not only was the War the occasion for the abolition of slavery, but by conflict's end the re-United States had emerged as a modern, industrialized power.
American Civil War Reenacting (6th Ohio Volunteer Infantry Regiment)
edweb.sdsu.edu /people/bdodge/scaffold/CW/warweb.html   (957 words)

  
 Civil War Alphabetic List of American Civil War Battles
If you know what State the battle took place in you can search for the battle by State.
Dry Wood Creek / Battle of the Mules Missouri September 2, 1861
Ezra Church / Battle of the Poor House Georgia July 28, 1864
americancivilwar.com /statepic/alpha.html   (1697 words)

  
 The American Civil War
A Timeline of the Civil War at the Library of Congress
Civil War Letters Of Richard W. Burt of the 76th Ohio Infantry
U.S. Civil War Center - LSU Baton Rouge - Facilitating the creation of a database with all private and instutional holdings of Civil War materials in the country.
mirkwood.ucs.indiana.edu /acw   (637 words)

  
 ="Civil War in Miniature"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Such was the American Civil War of 1861-1865.
This is a family rated site designed for students and interested persons of the Civil War.
This is a thorough examination of the entire Civil War, including primary viewpoints on this conflict and what caused it."
civilwarmini.com   (509 words)

  
 Confederate States, Civil War Regimental Histories, Directory
Regardless of the actual number of regiments recruited, the list below is but a small fraction of those that were raised.
It is hoped that many other Civil War regiments will find a "webmaster" in the future to preserve their history.
Civil War Unit Histories: Regimental Histories and Personal Narratives [Description of an extensive microfiche collection]
www.tarleton.edu /~kjones/confeds.html   (317 words)

  
 The Civil War
This visual timeline offers hyperlinks to photos of important Civil War generals.
This two-page quiz features fifty questions about the Civil War, one for each of the fifty states.
Many Civil War battles are known by two different names.
www.mce.k12tn.net /civil_war/civil_war.htm   (234 words)

  
 Chronological list of Civil War Battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The following files contain, in chronological order, every battle that was fought during the Civil War, where there was at least one casualty suffered.
Helpful hint: Use the "Find" button on your Navigator to go to the Battle you are looking for.
These figures have been taken from official records compiled in the years immediately following the war.
users.aol.com /dlharvey/engage.htm   (136 words)

  
 Civil War American History Timeline Battle Map Pictures
Hailed as a documentary masterpiece without parallel, Ken Burns' filmed chronicle of America's most terrible and destructive conflict will hold you in thrall as it portrays the strategies and action of the war's famous battles, and tells the stories of illustrious generals and ordinary field soldiers, politicians and rogues, heroes and a beleaguered President.
Winner of two Emmy Awards, the series begins by looking at the fateful causes of the war that led to the firing on Fort Sumter, to the devastating battles of Shiloh, Antietam and Gettysburg, climaxing with Lee's surrender and the assassination of President Lincoln.
Made in conjunction with the PBS TV show of the same name, this program lets kids journey back to the American Revolution.
www.americancivilwar.com   (377 words)

  
 Civil War
Historycentral.com presents a complete History of the Civil War- History of Civil War battles.
he previous entries are many of major events and battles of the Civil War.
Entries are taken from our 2 CD-Rom set on the Civil War.
www.multied.com /CivilWar   (87 words)

  
 Civil War Index Page
I've lost track of who took the photo on the right.
photos have been featured on my Civil War index page in the past.
John C. Willis discussing Civil War navies on
homepages.dsu.edu /jankej/civilwar/civilwar.htm   (156 words)

  
 Battles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Battle of Big Bethel ~ June 10, 1861
Action at Laurel Mountain and Carrick's Ford ~ July 7 - 13, 1861
1st Battle of Bull Run ~ July 21, 1861
www.us-civilwar.com /battles.htm   (54 words)

  
 Questia - The Online Library of Books and Journals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Our site now includes subject categories that allow you to navigate through our research topics.
Select one of the main subject categories below or browse the alphabetical list of our 6,000+ Research Topics.
View the list of our journals, magazines, newspapers and books.
www.questia.com   (313 words)

  
 Civil War Battles
Ball's Bluff, Leesburg, VA Battle Summaries, Civil War Sites Advisory Commission
Chronological List of Civil War Battles, Don and Lois Harvey
Famous Civil War Battles of the West, Paul Gerdes
homepages.dsu.edu /jankej/civilwar/battles.htm   (104 words)

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