One must view the full list of Civil War battles to gather a full understanding of this conflict. We often only hear of the major fights like the Battles of Gettysburg, Antietam and Shiloh but there were 391 battles that were considered after the war to be "significant". We have compiled this full list of American Civil War battles with a link to a description of each.
Please see the navigation bar to the left under "Civil War Battles", and navigate to detailed pages describing the most famous battles of the American Civil War.
This concludes the full list of Civil War Battles for 1865.
We hope this list of Civil War battles provides valuable perspective in discovering just how vast and far-reaching this war was. It is considered today to be the most critical moment in the development of America as an emerging nation and provides valuable perspective into understanding how 620,000 soldiers would lose their lives in this epic struggle.