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confederate states army wikipedia - the confederate states army c s a was the military land force of the confederate states of america confederacy during the american civil war 1861 1865 fighting against the united states forces on february 28 1861 the provisional confederate congress established a provisional volunteer army and gave control over military operations and authority for mustering state forces and, confederate states of america wikipedia - the confederate states of america csa or c s commonly referred to as the confederacy and the south was an unrecognized country in north america that existed from 1861 to 1865 the confederacy was originally formed by seven secessionist slave holding states south carolina mississippi florida alabama georgia louisiana and texas in the lower south region of the united states whose, embattled banner the true history of the confederate flag - if you are a regular reader of civil war times the confederate battle flag is a familiar part of your world the symbolism of the flag is simple and straightforward it represents the confederate side in the war that you enjoy studying more than likely your knowledge of the flag has expanded and become more sophisticated over the years, confederate flag history american civil war - in addition to the national flags a wide variety of flags and banners were flown by southerners during the war most famously the bonnie blue flag was used as an unofficial flag during the early months of 1861 the van dorn battle flag was also carried by confederate troops fighting in the trans mississippi and western theaters of war in addition many military units had their own, shenandoah valley campaigns american civil war - shenandoah valley campaigns july 1861 march 1865 in the american civil war important military campaigns in a four year struggle for control of the strategic shenandoah valley in virginia running roughly north and south between the blue ridge and the allegheny mountains the south used the transportation advantages of the valley so effectively that it often became the valley of, jubal a early confederate general britannica com - jubal a early jubal a early confederate general in the american civil war 1861 65 whose army attacked washington d c in july 1864 but whose series of defeats during the shenandoah valley campaigns of late 1864 and early 1865 contributed to the final collapse of the south an 1837 graduate of the united, military tour ww2 german american british canadian - on this day in military history february 28 world war ii 1945 politics saudi arabia following the example of syria on the 26 th saudi arabia declares war on germany the rush to join the allies in part stems from the announcement that only those states that declare war become march 1 will be invited to a conference in san francisco on the proposed postwar united nations, first battle of bull run history - on july 21 1861 union and confederate armies clashed near manassas junction virginia in the first major land battle of the american civil war known as the first battle of bull run or, the history place u s civil war 1861 1865 - auction and negro sales atlanta georgia 1861 february 9 1861 the confederate states of america is formed with jefferson davis a west point graduate and former u s army officer as president march 4 1861 abraham lincoln is sworn in as 16 th president of the united states of america fort sumter attacked april 12 1861 at 4 30 a m confederates under gen pierre beauregard open, confederate american pride homepage - about this website confederate american pride website has been created for that unique class of people native to the southeastern states who define themselves as being firstly confederates and secondly as americans and who are proud of bearing those distinctions, u s history timeline the 1860 s america s best history - 1862 march 9 1862 the uss monitor won the battle against the confederate ironclad virginia off the coast of hampton roads virginia april 7 1862 the army of the tennessee under general grant repulses the confederate advance of the day earlier at the battle of shiloh tennessee one of the largest battles of the western theatre in the u s civil war, the history place presents abraham lincoln - april 27 1861 the president authorizes the suspension of the writ of habeas corpus june 3 1861 political rival stephen a douglas dies unexpectedly of acute rheumatism july 21 1861 the union suffers a defeat at bull run in northern virginia union troops fall back to washington the president now realizes the war will be long july 27 1861 lincoln appoints george b mcclellan, historicalshop com confederate documents - 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