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timline of events in the civil war
Created by spartans_bell
on Apr 14, 2011
Last updated: 04/19/11 at 06:33 PM
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the emancipation proclamation ended slavery in the rebeliose states
the confederates attacked the union soldiers and won. tons of union soldiers died and the war had been over for over a month
general lee was retreating and was attacked at appomatox court house. this battle ended the war.
the union tried to invade northeast tx. the confederate weren't feeling good about the war but general taylar took the fight to the union and won
lincoln made a speach for the battle of gettysburg while on his way there.
the union tried to capture beaumont and houston. the confederates won even though they were being bombarded by gunships.
the union sieged the fort at vicksburg for 40 days causing the confederates to surrender. it was considered the tuning point of the war.
gettysburg was a battle that caused the deaths of 5,000 men. general lee wanted to shift the focus of the campaign. the union won
the union wanted to cut off all tradefrom the confederacy.battleships bombardedthe fort but the confederates still won
fort sumter was attacked by texas inspiring more states to seced
This decided that Texas was to vote on secession and made the leaders take on a new oath.