Civil War Annotated Timeline

Timeline created by K.Cullennnnn
In History
  • Fort Sumpter

    Fort Sumpter
    Fort Sumter were the first shots fired of the Civil War. It took place in South Carolina. The union was led by Anderson and the conffereate army was led by Lee
  • Battle of Bull Run (1st)

    Battle of Bull Run (1st)
    The first Battle of Bull Run, took place in Virginia, and was won by the Confederates. The union was led by McDowell and the confederate army was led by Bearegard.
  • Battle of Hampton Roads

    Battle of Hampton Roads
    The Battle of Hampton Roads was fought in Virginia, and was a draw between forces. The Battle ended on March 9th. The union was led by Goldsborough and the confederates were led by Buchanan.
  • Battle of Shiloh

    Battle of Shiloh
    The Battle of Shiloh was fought in Tennesse, and was won by the Confederate Army on the 7th. The Union was led by Sherman and the confederates were led by Beauregard.
  • Battle of Bull Run (2nd)

    Battle of Bull Run (2nd)
    The 2nd Battle of Bull Run took place in Virginia. The battle was won by the Confederates on the 30th. The union was led by Pope and the confederates were led by Jackson.
  • Battle of Antietam

    Battle of Antietam
    The Battle of Antietam took place in Maryland, in 1862. The Unioin won and the battle was known as the bloodiest day of the Civil War. The Union was led by Mcclellan oppose to the confederates being led by Lee.
  • Battle of Fredericksburg

    Battle of Fredericksburg
    The battle was fought in Virginia and was won by the Confederates. The union sufferend an estimated 1,200 men.
    The Union was led by Burnside and the confederates were led by Lee.
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Emancipation Proclamation
    Licoln signed an important document saying all slacves in the Confederate states were free, but it didnt work very well.
  • Battle of Chancellorsville

    Battle of Chancellorsville
    The Battle of Chancellorsville was fought in Virginaia, and was won by the Confederates on May 4th. The Unioin was led by Hooker and the Confederate army was led by Lee.
  • Siege of Vicksburg

    Siege of Vicksburg
    The Siege of Vicksburg was fought on May 18-July 4 1863.
    The Unino was led by Grant and the Confederate Army was led by Pemberton.
  • Battle of Gettysburg

    Battle of Gettysburg
    The Battle of Gettysburg was fought in Pennsylvania and was won by the Union on the 3rd. Unfortunately the Union suffered the loss of 23,000 men. The Union was led by Grant and the confederate army was led by Lee.
  • Seige of Atlanta

    Seige of Atlanta
    Seige of Atlanta was fought in Atlanta and was one by the union forces. The union was led by sherman and the confederates were led by Lee.
  • Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse

    Surrender at Appomattox Courthouse
    The confederate army, led by Lee, was surrounded and was forced to surrender to the union, led by Grant.
  • Assassination of Abraham Lincoln

    Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
    Lincoln was shot while attending the play "Our American Cousin" at the Fords theatre in Washington DC.
  • Ratification of the 13th Amendment

    Ratification of the 13th Amendment
    The 13th amendment abolished slavey in the United States.