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47 Cards in this Set

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Abolitionist
Someone who wants slavery to be illegal
NO HINT!
Artillery
big weapons, like cannons
BAng! BANG!
Assasination
A important person who is murdered
Abe Lincoln
Battery
Where cannons are stored or the cannons unit.
A place where cannons ares tored or
battle
a large scale skirmish
This one doesn't require a hint.
Blockade
closing of ports to prevent supplies from moving
harbors, supplies
border state
Kentucky, Deleware,Maryland,Missouri, States that held slaves that didn't secede
They had slaves but....
Cartridge Box
Where a solldier stores his bullets
Where are bullets stored?
Casualty
Anyone killed, wounded or missing during a war
KWC what does that stand for?
Cavalary
A unit on horseback
a specail kind unit
Chloroform
a liquid used to euthansize wounded soldiers
putting to slepp
Confederacy or CSA
Tennesse, Alambma, Mississippi, South Carolina, North Carolina,
Virginia, Florida, Texas, Louisiania, Georgia, and Arkansas secede from the Union to form the Confederacy
Johnny Rebs
Contraband
illegally traded goods
black market
Copperhead
A northerner who was against the war anf favored the sotuh
South in the north
Deploy
Spreading out to create a battle plan
Spread
Desertion
leaving your military post
running away
Dixie
Popular southern song a slang term for the confederacy
It was the South's battle song
Draft or conscription
selecting citizens for mandatory military service
Vietnam War
Drill
Teaching armies how to march
Left, Left, Left, Right, Left
Dysentery
A disease where the intestine becomes infected and was spread easily in camps
No hint
Envelopment
Ataccking the enemies flanks wanting to enciricle them
An manvuer
Emancipation
The release of slaves in the south, in January 1863
NO HInt
Flanks
Sides of an army
What does envolpment attack?
Forage
Soldiers looking for food
HUNGARY!
Greenback
North paper money
moola
hardtack
a hard food usually cracker form eaten by civil war soldiers
biscuit
haversack
A bag that soldiers carried food in.
No Hint!
infantry
Foot soldier who are a unit
A military group
ironclad
A ship that had iron plates on it. The first battle was Merrimac vs. Monior in 1862.
Old ironsides
Main attack
the big attack
No hint needed
Minie BAll
A bullet that came from France thta caused
bullet
picket
a soldier who was responible for guard duty
lookout
rank
Commander in Chief
General
Lieutenant General
Major General
Brigadier General
Colonel
Major
Captain
Lieutenant
1st Sergeant
Sergeant
Corporal
Private
No hint
rations
food
no hint
Rebel, Confederate, Butternut, Grayback, Johnny Reb, or
COnfederate soldiers
Dixie
Recruit
A soldier with no military experince
no hint
rifled musket
the gun used during the civil war
no hint
salt pork
a staple of civil war food, sort of like jerky
beff jerky
secede
withdrawing from the Union
no hint
strategy
the war's major battle plan
no hint
sulter
salesman that sold things to the Northern soldiers
dishonest
tatics
maneuvering art
strategy
turning movement
sending tropps to attack the enemies' communication
no hint
Union
The collection of Northern States
no hint
Torpedo
a exploding underwater mine
no hint
Zouave
Specialized soldiers who wore colorful uniforms
Left Right Left Right Left Left Turn
Yank, Billy Yank, The Blue Federals
Union soldiers
no hint