Civil War Battle Summary
Choose ONE Civil War battle from the following list:
In typewritten form using complete sentences provide the following information about your chosen battle. Use your own words :
1. Name of battle
2. Battle location - be specific. Include a map of the region with the battlefield marked.
3. Strategic importance of battle. Why was victory in this battle important?
4. Summary of battle - see
page 183 for an example (Battle of Gettysburg)
5. Casualties for both sides.
6. Outcome - who won and lost. What actions occured as a result of the outcome of this battle?
Provide a list of sources used using this format (follow the link). You must use at least two sources NOT including wikipedia.
EXTRA CREDIT: Quotes from diaries, journals or letters written by those present. Period photographs taken during the time of the battle - modern photos will not be accepted. Cite sources for credit.