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Civil War 1863 Time Period Events

Browse all Events in the Civil War 1863 Time Period.

Battle of Fort Sanders

November 29, 1863 When Tennessee seceded from the Union on June 8, 1861, the majority of the population in the eastern part of the … Read more

Battle of Gettysburg

Often referred to as the turning point in the American Civil War, the Battle of Gettysburg was fought in and … Read more

Battle of Grand Gulf

April 29, 1863 Fought on April 29, 1863, the Battle of Grand Gulf was a naval engagement on the Mississippi River that began Ulysses … Read more

Battle of Hanover

June 30, 1863 The Battle of Hanover, which took place on June 29, 1863, delayed the arrival of General J.E.B. Stuart's cavalry at the … Read more

Battle of Helena

July 4, 1863 Often obscured by the Confederate surrender of Vicksburg and the Union victory at the Battle of Gettysburg, the Battle of Helena, … Read more

Battle of Hoover’s Gap

June 24-26, 1863 The Battle of Hoover's Gap was the decisive engagement of Union General William Rosecrans's brilliantly executed Tullahoma Campaign that drove the … Read more

Battle of Jackson

May 14, 1863 The Union victory at the Battle of Jackson paved the way for subsequent victories at the Battle of Champion Hill (May … Read more

Battle of Lookout Mountain

November 24, 1863 The Battle of Lookout Mountain, also known as the Battle Above the Clouds, was a military engagement between Union forces commanded … Read more

Battle of Manassas Gap

July 8, 1863 Also known as the Battle of Wapping Heights, the Battle of Manassas Gap, fought on July 23, 1863, in Warren County, … Read more

Battle of Middleburg

June 17–19, 1863 The Battle of Middleburg, which took place from June 17 through June 19, 1863, was the fourth engagement of Robert E. … Read more