Civil War Battles Timeline

Events

Battle of Fort Sumter - April 12, 1861 - April 14, 1861

April 12, 1861

First Battle of Bull Run (Manassas) - July 21, 1861

July 21, 1861

Battle of Fort Donelson - Feb. 11, 1862 - Feb. 16, 1862

February 11, 1862

Battle of Shiloh - Apr. 6, 1862 - Apr. 7, 1862

April 6, 1862

The Battle of New Orleans - Apr. 25, 1862 - May 1, 1862

April 25, 1862

Second Battle of Bull Run (Manassas) - Aug. 28, 1862 - Aug. 30, 1862

August 28, 1862

Battle of Antietam - September 17, 1862

September 17, 1862

Battle of Fredericksburg - Dec. 11, 1862 - Dec. 15, 1862

December 11, 1862

Battle of Chancellorsville - Apr. 30, 1863 - May 6, 1863

April 30, 1863

Battle of Vicksburg - May 8, 1863 - July 4, 1863

May 8, 1863

Battle of Gettysburg - July 1, 1863 - July 3, 1863

July 1, 1863

Battle of Chattanooga - Nov. 23, 1863 - Nov. 25, 1863

November 23, 1863

Battle of the Wilderness - May 5, 1864 - May 7, 1864

May 5, 1864

Battle of Atlanta - July 22, 1864

July 22, 1864

Battle of Appomattox Court House - April 9, 1865

April 9, 1865