Civil War Battles by states

Discussion in 'General Military Arms & History Forum' started by Palmetto, Sep 21, 2010.

  1. Palmetto

    Palmetto New Member

    188
    Aug 10, 2010
    North Carolina
  2. Palmetto

    Palmetto New Member

    188
    Aug 10, 2010
    North Carolina
    Washington DC was burned to the ground in 1812

    The British Army burned Washington DC to the ground during the War of 1812. We didn't win this war, we just signed a peace treaty while crying uncle.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burning_of_Washington
     

  3. NRA_guy

    NRA_guy Member

    290
    May 31, 2010
    Mississippi
    Hmmmmm. Why are the 2 Sioux uprising battles listed in Minnesota as Civil War battles?
     
  4. Along the same lines, I'm missing the connection between the Civil War and the War of 1812?
     
  5. Palmetto

    Palmetto New Member

    188
    Aug 10, 2010
    North Carolina
    I accidently posted it below the Civil War post. I think that some tribes were allied with different sides. The Cherokee allied with the Confederacy and even formed regiments. There was even a Cherokee General in the Confederate army.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stand_Watie
     
  6. carver

    carver Moderator Supporting Member

    And the Cherokee never surrendered! They signed a cease fire agreement.
     
Similar Threads
Forum Title Date
General Military Arms & History Forum Civil War Sniper Rifles Nov 18, 2014
General Military Arms & History Forum Civil War muzzle loader question? Aug 5, 2013
General Military Arms & History Forum Need help with Civil War Era gun!!! Apr 19, 2012
General Military Arms & History Forum Footage: Civil War 50th & 75th anniversaries Jan 25, 2012
General Military Arms & History Forum remington zouave rifle in the civil war Oct 5, 2011