• Photo of cannon at Antietam National Battlefield

    The Civil War

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There were more than 10,000 armed conflicts during the Civil War, so many that it can be hard to know which ones were the major encounters. The Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System simplifies the research with brief but informative histories of the nearly 400 battles deemed most significant by the National Park Service's American Battlefield Protection Program. Battles can easily be searched by both state and campaign

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