This is a timeline of the conclusion of the american civil war which includes important battles, skirmishes, raids and other events of 1865 these led to additional confederate surrenders, key confederate captures, and disbandments of confederate military units that occurred after gen robert e lee’s surrender on april 9, 1865. Civil war essay the civil war was the most divisive war in american history white southerners to keep them in a slave status following the end of the civil war. Fought in and around the town of gettysburg, virginia, this battle had claimed the most number of casualties during the civil war an approximate total of 165,620 americans fought at this battle over a three day period there were a total of 7,863 killed sep 19 the last of the confederates win was the battle of chickamauga, fought in georgia. 4 ways we're still fighting the civil war those terms might sound like they're lifted from a civil war history book in the end, the great.
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