The confederacy was split in two.
In 1863, Vicksburg was the last Confederate stronghold on the Mississippi River. The Union army laid siege on Vicksburg to open up the Mississippi to Union navigation and thereby sever the eastern and western parts of the Confederacy.
The Siege of Vicksburg was one of the military campaigns during the American Civil War. It was headed by Union Major General Ulysses S. Grant.
It was a battle during the Civil War. Why did it happen? It was an Engagement between two different types of people.
The Siege of Vicksburg was the last significant battle of what was known as the Vicksburg Campaign. It occurred during the American Civil War, and the outcome was a decisive victory for the Union.
The Siege of Vicksburg was fought in the vicinity of Vicksburg, MS.
Siege of Vicksburg happened on 1863-05-18.
The Siege of Vicksburg lasted from May 18 through July 4.
I believe both sides call it the Siege of Vicksburg.
Vicksburg is located in the state of Mississippi.
The siege of Vicksburg lasted from May 19th up to July 4,1863.
Gettysburg was a battle. Vicksburg was a siege.
after a lengthy siege
it was cool