This battle was fought July 1–3, 1863, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. It was the battle with the largest number of casualties in the American Civil War and is often described as the war's turning point. The news of the Union victory electrified the North.
(3,155 killed, 14,531 wounded, 5,369 captured/missing)
(4,708 killed, 12,693 wounded, 5,830 captured/missing)[