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Battles During the Civil War

Battle of Seven Pines

The Battle of Seven Pines (also called the Battle of Fair Oaks, Battle of Fair Oaks Station) was fought on May 31st to June 1st, 1862, in Henrico County, Virginia.

At this point in the Civil War, Seven Pines was one of the bloodiest battles of the war, second to the […]

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Sherman’s March to the Sea

Sherman’s March to the Sea, part of the Atlanta-Savannah Campaign, was one of the most important, infamous, and controversial military operations from the American Civil War (1861-1865). The March was intended to help end the fighting of the bloody Civil War and preserve the Union through the destruction of the […]

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Civil War Battles in Louisiana

All Civil War battles in Louisiana. They are in the order that they occurred in during the Civil War.

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Forts Jackson and St. Philip

Civil War battles in Louisiana

Other Names: None

Location: […]

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Civil War Battles in Georgia

There were many battles in the state of Georgia during the Civil War. Most of the battles were fought near Atlanta and in the Northwestern part of the state.

The battle of Chickamauga was fought in Georgia in 1863 resulting in a Confederate victory. However the most famous event that […]

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Battle of Gettysburg

The battle of Gettysburg is the most well known battle of the American Civil War. The battle lasted for three days from July 1st to July 3rd 1863. When it was over more than 8,000 soldiers on both sides would be dead.

Why Was the Battle of Gettysburg a Turning Point […]

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Civil War Battles in Mississippi

All Civil War battles in Mississippi. They are in the order in which they occurred during the war.

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Iuka

Civil War battles in Mississippi

Other Names: None

Location: Tishomingo County

Campaign: Iuka and […]

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Civil War Battles in Florida

The state of Florida did not see much fighting during the war.

The largest battle fought was the battle of Olustee fought in 1864.

This was a Confederate victory, however the southerners did not take advantage of this victory and allowed the retreating Union forces to escape.

I think one of the most […]

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Civil War Battles in Ohio

All Civil War battles in Ohio. They are listed in the order that they occurred.

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Buffington Island

Other Names: St. Georges Creek

Location: Meigs County

Campaign: Morgan’s Raid in Kentucky, Indiana, and […]

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