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1

What did union do at Petersburg

Lee hunkers down for 9 months waiting for the elections

Union lays siege under commission of grant

2

What does Sherman do during march get to the sea

Goes after the conf. In Georgia

Makes 20-60 mile path of destruction

3

What did Sherman want 2 do to conf. Moral

Wanted 2 beat the conf. Mentally & physically

4

Union Victories

Malvern. Hill
Battle of Antietam
Chattanooga
Vicksburg/ Gettysburg / Petersburg

5

Conf. Victories

2nd battle of bull run
Chancerlerville
Fredericksburg
Chickamauga

6

Lincolns theme in 2nd speech

All Americans must ensure the dead are honored

7

Death tolls of Union/ conf

Union - 360 k

Conf. - 260 k

8

Total death toll

Closest # to 620

9

People wounded in Union / conf

Union - 775 k

Conf. - 225 k

10

J . Davis

Southern president who wanted to fight a guerilla war where children would fight

11

S.jackson

Southern general famous for stopping north at bull run

Died in battle at Chancellorsville

12

Sherman

Union general that was in favor for total warfare

Marched through Georgia

13

McClellan

General for Union that was afraid of failure

Nominated by democrats in election of 1864

Wins 3 states

14

A. Johnson

Senator from Tennessee that remained loyal to the north

Lincoln select red as VP.

15

Grants plan

1. aggressive war of attrition on lee

2.attack ,attack,grind them down until they lost will to fight

3. wage total war , destroy everything