Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg <ul><li>Commanders </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Union - Burnside </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Confederacy – Lee </li...
Video
Gen. Burnside
 
 
 
Fredericksburg <ul><li>Battle will be fought on hillsides outside of town </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marye’s Heights </li></ul>...
Marye’s Heights
Attack <ul><li>CSA – behind stone wall at top of hill </li></ul><ul><li>USA – attack </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dismal failure ...
 
The Stone Wall
 
 
Chamberlain
Video
Casualties <ul><li>Union 9,000 at Marye’s Heights Alone </li></ul><ul><ul><li>CSA - 1,500 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Totals </...
Burnside <ul><li>Retreats </li></ul><ul><li>Fired </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Replaced by Gen. Joe Hooker – “Fighting Joe” </li>...
Gen. Joe Hooker
Chancellors- ville
Chancellorsville <ul><li>Lee vs. Hooker </li></ul><ul><li>Plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Take Richmond from the West </li></ul...
Gen. Robert E.  Lee
Lee <ul><li>Divides Army  twice  in the face of a superior enemy </li></ul><ul><li>Still wins! </li></ul>
 
 
 
Casualties <ul><li>Casualties </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Union - 17,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Confederate - 13,000 </li></...
 
Jackson <ul><li>Riding with staff scouting the ground after the battle </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Shot by own men by mistake </...
Gen. Jackson R.I.P
Hooker <ul><li>Fired </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Given to Gen. Meade </li></ul></ul>
Gen. Meade
 
Vicksburg <ul><li>Last Confederate stronghold on the Miss. River </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Controlled 250 miles of River </li>...
Gen. Johnston
Gen. Pemberton
Vicksburg
Vicksburg Landing
Gen. U.S. Grant
Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman
 
Vicksburg <ul><li>Grant lays siege to the city </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They are low on food & supplies </li></ul></ul><ul><u...
 
 
Vicksburg <ul><li>Mississippi River system is now under Union Control </li></ul><ul><li>Grant will get command of all Unio...
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25 civil war fred thru vicks (11)

  1. 1. Fredericksburg
  2. 2. Fredericksburg <ul><li>Commanders </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Union - Burnside </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Confederacy – Lee </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Again, it’s an attempt to take Richmond </li></ul><ul><li>Burnside is being pressured to attack </li></ul>
  3. 3. Video
  4. 4. Gen. Burnside
  5. 8. Fredericksburg <ul><li>Battle will be fought on hillsides outside of town </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Marye’s Heights </li></ul></ul>
  6. 9. Marye’s Heights
  7. 10. Attack <ul><li>CSA – behind stone wall at top of hill </li></ul><ul><li>USA – attack </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dismal failure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Confederate victory </li></ul></ul>
  8. 12. The Stone Wall
  9. 15. Chamberlain
  10. 16. Video
  11. 17. Casualties <ul><li>Union 9,000 at Marye’s Heights Alone </li></ul><ul><ul><li>CSA - 1,500 </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Totals </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Union - 12,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Confederate - 5,300 </li></ul></ul>
  12. 18. Burnside <ul><li>Retreats </li></ul><ul><li>Fired </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Replaced by Gen. Joe Hooker – “Fighting Joe” </li></ul></ul>
  13. 19. Gen. Joe Hooker
  14. 20. Chancellors- ville
  15. 21. Chancellorsville <ul><li>Lee vs. Hooker </li></ul><ul><li>Plan </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Take Richmond from the West </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lee wouldn’t cooperate </li></ul></ul>
  16. 22. Gen. Robert E. Lee
  17. 23. Lee <ul><li>Divides Army twice in the face of a superior enemy </li></ul><ul><li>Still wins! </li></ul>
  18. 27. Casualties <ul><li>Casualties </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Union - 17,000 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Confederate - 13,000 </li></ul></ul>
  19. 29. Jackson <ul><li>Riding with staff scouting the ground after the battle </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Shot by own men by mistake </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Amputate his left arm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pneumonia sets in </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dies </li></ul></ul></ul>
  20. 30. Gen. Jackson R.I.P
  21. 31. Hooker <ul><li>Fired </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Given to Gen. Meade </li></ul></ul>
  22. 32. Gen. Meade
  23. 34. Vicksburg <ul><li>Last Confederate stronghold on the Miss. River </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Controlled 250 miles of River </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>On a Hill above the river </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Union sends Grant to take city </li></ul><ul><li>Johnston commands CSA army </li></ul><ul><li>Pemberton commands CSA militia inside city </li></ul>
  24. 35. Gen. Johnston
  25. 36. Gen. Pemberton
  26. 37. Vicksburg
  27. 38. Vicksburg Landing
  28. 39. Gen. U.S. Grant
  29. 40. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman
  30. 42. Vicksburg <ul><li>Grant lays siege to the city </li></ul><ul><ul><li>They are low on food & supplies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Civilians dig caves to escape bombardment </li></ul></ul><ul><li>July 3, 1863 - Pemberton asks for terms </li></ul><ul><li>Surrenders City on July 4 </li></ul>
  31. 45. Vicksburg <ul><li>Mississippi River system is now under Union Control </li></ul><ul><li>Grant will get command of all Union everywhere forces just before next battle </li></ul>

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