Fort Sumter: Bloodiest Battle Of The Civil War

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Fort Sumter was the first battle of the Civil War. This battle begun after South Carolina seceded from the Union. They believe that the Fort would be theirs. Lincoln ordered the troops not to fire, yet he provided them with food. Eventually, South Carolina took control of the fort, thus becoming the first Confederate victory. The Union and Confederate forces battled at Manassas, Virginia. Both armies attacked each other as they met on the left flank. The South was able to build up enough troops to overrun the Union, causing them to retreat to the North. This is another Confederate victory. The Battle of Shiloh was one of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War. There were plenty of inexperienced fighters among the ranks, who’ll shoot at their

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