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Antietam and Shiloh Crossword

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Fired General McClellan Lincoln
Burnside's bridge Antietam
Arrived at Pittsburg Landing Grant
Joined Shiloh on day two Buell
Received assistance from Buell at Shiloh Sherman
Attacked at Shiloh, surprising the Union Johnston
Second in command at Shiloh Beauregard
Johnston shot in the? Leg
Johnston's Army's name Mississippi
hornet's net sunken road
Confederate's name for Antietam Sharpsburg
Confederate commander at Antietam Lee
Fighting Joe Hooker
General Jackson Stonewall
J.E.B. Stuart
Place of Peace Shiloh
Army of Northern Virginia
Dunker Church
Bloody Lane
When was Shiloh in 1862? April
When was Antietam in 1862? September
Where is Shiloh? Tennessee
Where is Antietam? Maryland
Emancipation Proclamation

US History Civil War Word Search

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Abolitionist
Antebellum
Antietam
Atlanta
Battle of Bull Run
Calvary
Confederate
Emancipation
Fords Theatre
Fort Sumpter
Frederick Douglass
Fredricksburg
Gettysburg
Greenbacks
Harriet Tubman
Jefferson Davis
John Wilkes Booth
Kit Carson
Lincoln
Mason Dixon Line
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Monitor
North
Proclamation
Rebel
Robert E Lee
Secession
Sherman
Shiloh
Slavery
South
Stonewall Jackson
Ulysses Grant
Union
Vicksburg
Yankee

Civil War Crossword

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Culp's Hill and Devil's Den are here Gettysburg
The 54th Massachusetts famously attacked this fort wagner
Grant's victory that sealed the fate of Vicksburg in 1863 championhill
Cleburne and 6 other Confederate generals died here franklin
Stonewall captured 20,000 Union soldiers here in 1862 Hampton
Battle also known as the Battle of Fleetwood Hill brandystation
The culminating victory in Jackson's 1862 Valley campaign portrepublic
Confederate fort that protected the port of Wilmington, NC fortfisher
He led the Union attack against Jackson at Fredericksburg meade
The state for which the Confederate's greatest commerce raider was named for alabama
Confederate commander at Chickamauga and Chattanooga bragg
Early's morning success reversed by Sheridan's Ride cedarcreek
Battle where McDowell's charge up Henry House Hill failed bullrun
The largest Civil War battle in North Carolina bentonville
Joseph E. Johnston surrendered to William T Sherman near what station in NC. durhams
Union secretary of war staunton
He was the commanding general who attacked Washington DC Early
Hero in 1862, Goat in 1863 Stuart
Name of Petersburg area battle that involved the use of an explosive packed mine crater
Where Grant earned the name "Unconditional Surrender" donelson

civil war generals and battle sites Word Search

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battle of antietam
battle of belmont
battle of fort henry
battle of fredericksburg
battle of ox hill
battle of richmond
battle of shiloh
benjamin harrison
first battle of bull run
george mcclellan
george pickett
james longstreet
john mosby
joseph e johnston
robert e lee
stonewall jackson
the seven days battle
ulysses s grant
william tecumseh
winfield scott

The Battle of Bull Run Word Search

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Battle of bull run
Confederate
Fairfax county
Irvin McDowell
John pope
Joseph e Johnston
p.g.t Beauregard
Prince William county
Robert e lee
Union
Virginia

Civil War Battles Crossword

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June 3, 1861; Located in Barbour County, Virginia; Union Victory; Lead by Thomas A. Morris (Union) and George A. Porterfield (Confederacy) Philippi
September 19-20 1862; Jefferson County, West Virginia; Confederate Victory; Lead by Fitz John Porter (Union) and William N. Pendleton (Confederate) Shepherdstown
April 6-7, 1862; Hardin County, Tennessee; Union Victory; Lead by Ulysses S. Grant (Union), Don Carlos Buell (Union), Albert Sidney Johnston (Confederate), and P. G. T. Beauregard (Confederate) Shiloh
July 1-3, 1863; Gettysburg, Pennsylvania; Union Victory; Lead by George G. Meade (Union) and Robert E. Lee (Confederate) Gettysburg
October 3-4, 1862; Corinth Mississippi; Union Victory; Lead by William Rosecrans (Union) and Earl Van Dorn (Confederate) Corinth
November 7, 1861; Belmont, Mississippi County, Missouri; Union Victory; Lead by Ulysses S. Grant (Union) and Leonidas Polk (Confederacy) Belmont
December 11-15, 1862; Fredericksburg, Virginia; Confederate Victory; Lead by Ambrose E. Burnside (Union) and Robert E. Lee (Confederate) Fredericksburg
May 18- July 4, 1863; Warren County, Mississippi; Union Victory; Ulysses S. Grant (Union) and John C. Pemberton (Confederate) Vicksburg
September 17, 1862; Washington County, Maryland; Inconclusive; Lead by George B McClellan (Union) and Robert E. Lee (Confederate) Antietam
May 25, 1862; Winchester, Virginia; Confederate Win; Lead by Nathaniel P. Banks (Union) and Stonewall Jackson (Confederate) Winchester

Civil War Battles Crossword

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The site of the opening shots of the Civil War Fort Sumter
The first major battle of the Civil War Bull Run
The capital of the Confederacy Richmond
The capital of the Union. Washington DC
The nickname for a Confederate general gained at Bull Run. Stonewall
Revolutionary armored ships that changed naval warfare forever. Ironclads
Another name for the South in the Civil War Confederacy
Another name for the North during the Civil War Union
This battle was the bloodiest day in American history. Antietam
Union general who won major victory at Shiloh. Ulysses S Grant
Name of the Union war plan to defeat the South. Anaconda Plan
The Union wins a major victory here, turning the tide against the South. Gettysburg
The fall of this city gives control of the Mississippi River to the Union. Vicksburg
Using the navy to try to strangle an opponent's trade Blockade
The brilliant general of the South that turned down service in the Union army. Robert E Lee

CIVIL WAR Word Search

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PRESIDENT LINCOLN
MEADE
BURNSIDE
STONEWALL
GRANT
SHERMAN
LEE
MCCLELLAN
SHILOH
FORT DONELSON
FORT HENRY
FREDRICKSBURG
ANTIETAM
BULL RUN
FORT SUMTER

Civil War Battles Crossword

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First shot fired in the Civil War Fort Sumter
First clash of ironclads Hampton Roads
This siege spelled the end of the confederacy. Petersburg
The bloodiest battle of the Civil War. Antietam
The low point of the Civil war for the Union Fredericksburg
Ended hopes of South regaining Tennessee Shiloh
First sizable engagement of the Civil War First Bull Run
Confederate General Robert E. Lee cemented his reputation as a great general Second Bull Run
One of the few times the Confederate forces were on the offense rather than the defense Chickamauga
The turning point of the Civil War Gettysburg
Opened the way for a full scale attack on Atlanta by General Sherman Chattanooga
With this defeat, the Confederacy was split in two by the Mississippi River Vicksburg
This was the greatest Confederate victory of the Civil War Chancellorsville
Marked the beginning of Sherman’s march to the sea Atlanta
Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses Grant Appomattox Court House
General Sherman and his troops marched from Atlanta, GA to the sea in Savannah, GA March to the Sea
The capture of these forts guaranteed Union control of Kentucky Fort Henry (and Fort Donelson)
Grant’s biggest defeat by Lee Cold Harbor
Grant’s first confrontation with Robert E. Lee Wilderness (and Spotsylvania)

vocabulary crossword

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He also suspended in that state the writ of ________ a court order that requires authorities to bring a person held in jail before the court to determine why he or she is being jailed habeas corpus
The government also passed the ___________________________ of 1863, which set up a system of federally chartered banks, set requirements for loans, and provided for banks to be inspected national bank act
The July 3 infantry charge was part of a three-day battle at ________ gettysburg
The two armies fought on September 17 beside a sluggish creek called the antietam
Grant in turn appointed _________________________________ as commander of the military division of the Mississippi. william tecumseh sherman
Union nurse _______ often cared for the sick and wounded at the front lines. clara barton
During the first four days of May, the South defeated the North at ______________Virginia chancellorsville
After a series of battles, Johnston was wounded, and command of the army passed to robert e. lee
Grant gathered his troops near a small Tennessee church named _______ shiloh
a rumpled West Point graduate who had failed at everything he had tried in civilian life—weather as farmer, bill collector, real estate agent, or store clerk ulysses s. grant
Those arrested included ________ Northern Democrats who advocated peace with the South copperhead
after a snake that suffocates its victims in its coils Because the Confederacy’s goal was its own survival as a nation anaconda plan
Lee and Grant met to arrange a Confederate surrender on April 9, 1865, in a Virginia village called __________________________ appomattox court house
An island in charleston harbor fort sumter
“remade America.” Before the war, people said, “The United States are.” After Lincoln’s speech, gettysburg address
was one of only two Confederate holdouts preventing the Union from taking complete control of the Mississippi River an important waterway for transporting goods vicksburg
In 1863 Congress enacted the tax law that authorized the nation’s first _______ a tax that takes a specified percentage of an individual’s income income tax