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Recent Event Highlights: Battle of Gettysburg, and 9 more...
Created by spartan_becquet
on Apr 14, 2011
Last updated: 04/18/11 at 09:10 AM
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Union troops were on foot the whole battle. This battle was ironic because the war was already over.
The Union had control of this battle. Union easily won the battle.
Confederate feels limited at this point. General Richard led them through the battle.
President Lincoln made a speech about the war. He trys to acheive peace.
This battle had 50,000 casualties. The Union won the battle.
The confederacy had very little supplies/reinforcements. The Union eventually cut off confederate communications.
Unions goal was to seize Houston/Beaumont The Confederacy won this battle though.
Document signed by Abraham Lincoln that freed slaves in the south.
Union wanted to prevent confederate trading. There were a total of 4 Union ships.
This battle officially started the civil war. A huge bombardment happened at the fort.
This convention decided to secede Texas from the Union. A majority of the convention voted were for Secession.