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Civil War Battles

A map illustrating the sites and names of all battles in North Carolina during the Civil War.

Although there was much division in the state concerning secession, North Carolina did secede on May 20, 1861. General Joseph Johnston surrendered the last major Confederate Army to General William Sherman near Durham on April 26, 1865.

Battles fought in North Carolina

References and additional resources:

Digitized resources from the Government & Heritage Library and NC State Archives


WorldCat searches (Searches numerous library catalogs):

Image Credits:

Slideshow from the North Carolina State Archives Flickr feed.