Battles of the American Civil War

Full list of battles of the American Civil War, ordered by total combatants (where known), followed by total losses (also where known). Where the number of combatants is not known, the battle are classified by the number of casualties. Where neither are known, they are listed as they come out of the database !

 

 

No Location Year Troops Losses Result
1 The Seven Days, VA 1862 196,000 36,000 CS Victory
2 Chancellorsville, VA 1863 195,000 30,300 CS Victory
3 Fredericksburg, VA 1862 188,000 17,900 CS Victory
4 Corinth, MS 1862 185,000 2,000 US Victory
5 Cold Harbor, VA 1864 167,000 17,300 CS Victory
6 Gettysburg, PA 1863 166,000 46,000 US Victory
7 Wilderness, VA 1864 163,000 28,600 Stalemate
8 Resaca, GA 1864 160,000 7,300 Stalemate
9 Yorktown, VA 1862 157,000 482 Stalemate
10 Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA 1864 152,000 31,700 Stalemate
11 Third Petersburg, VA 1865 134,400 7,700 US Victory
12 Mine Run, VA 1863 129,000 1,880 Stalemate
13 Appomattox Court House, VA 1865 128,000 664 US Victory
14 Chickamauga, GA 1863 125,000 34,600 CS Victory
15 North Anna, VA 1864 121,000 5,100 Stalemate
16 Dallas, GA 1864 120,000 5,400 US Victory
17 Sharpsburg, MD 1862 114,000 22,700 Stalemate
18 Shiloh, TN 1862 112,000 23,600 US Victory
19 Second Manassas, VA 1862 112,000 18,300 CS Victory
20 Vicksburg, MS 1863 110,000 8,000 US Victory
21 Malvern Hill, VA 1862 109,000 7,700 US Victory
22 Second Petersburg, VA 1864 100,000 15,300 CS Victory
23 Missionary Ridge, TN 1863 100,000 12,500 US Victory
24 Gaine’s Mill, VA 1862 91,000 14,800 CS Victory
25 Nashville, TN 1864 85,000 9,000 US Victory
26 Glendale, VA 1862 85,000 7,300 Stalemate
27 Bentonville, NC 1865 81,000 4,100 US Victory
28 Second Murfreesboro, TN 1862 76,000 25,000 US Victory
29 Atlanta, GA 1864 74,800 12,100 US Victory
30 Fair Oaks, VA 1862 73,000 11,000 Stalemate
31 Williamsburg, VA 1862 73,000 3,965 Stalemate
32 First Manassas, VA 1861 70,000 4,878 CS Victory
33 Dinwiddie Court House, VA 1865 65,200 1,114 CS Victory
34 Fort Anderson, NC 1863 57,000 US Victory
35 Second Franklin, TN 1864 54,000 8,500 US Victory
36 Champion Hill, MS 1863 54,000 6,200 US Victory
37 Cedar Creek, VA 1864 52,600 8,600 US Victory
38 Third Winchester, VA 1864 52,000 8,600 US Victory
39 Fort Blakely, AL 1865 49,000 3,529 US Victory
40 Hatcher’s Run, VA 1865 48,500 2,600 US Victory
41 Deep Bottom, VA 1864 48,000 4,400 CS Victory
42 Proctor’s Creek, VA 1864 48,000 CS Victory
43 South Mountain, MD 1862 46,000 4,900 US Victory
44 Second Corinth, MS 1862 45,000 6,700 US Victory
45 Chickasaw Bayou, MS 1862 44,700 1,363 CS Victory
46 Decatur, AL 1864 43,000 355 US Victory
47 Port Hudson, LA 1863 42,500 17,500 US Victory
48 Harper’s Ferry, VA 1862 42,000 12,286 CS Victory
49 Peachtree Creek, GA 1864 41,800 6,400 US Victory
50 Boydton Plank Road, VA 1864 41,600 3,000 Stalemate
51 Chaffin’s Farm, VA 1864 41,100 5,400 US Victory
52 Fort Donaldson, TN 1862 40,600 16,537 US Victory
53 Savage’s Station, VA 1862 40,500 1,475 Stalemate
54 Peebles’s Farm, VA 1864 40,000 4,000 US Victory
55 Fisher’s Hill, VA 1864 39,500 1,728 US Victory
56 Fort Hindman, AR 1863 38,500 6,500 US Victory
57 Peryville, KY 1862 38,000 7,600 CS Victory
58 Suffolk (Norfleet House), VA 1863 37,000 Stalemate
59 Second Fredericksburg, VA 1863 37,000 US Victory
60 Globe Tavern, VA 1864 35,000 5,900 US Victory
61 Jerusalem Plank Road, VA 1864 35,000 3,572 Stalemate
62 Salem Church, VA 1863 35,000 CS Victory
63 Kennesaw Mountain, GA 1864 33,900 4,000 CS Victory
64 Thoroughfare Gap, VA 1862 33,000 CS Victory
65 Five Forks, VA 1865 32,600 3,780 US Victory
66 Ezra Church, GA 1864 31,700 3,562 CS Victory
67 Mechanicsville, VA 1862 31,600 1,861 US Victory
68 Averasborough, NC 1865 31,400 1,547 Stalemate
69 Lynchburg, VA 1864 31,000 81 CS Victory
70 Westport, MO 1864 30,500 3,000 CS Victory
71 Second Independence, MO 1864 30,500 CS Victory
72 White Hall, NC 1862 30,250 Stalemate
73 White Oak Road, VA 1865 30,000 2,600 US Victory
74 Pea Ridge, AR 1862 27,000 3,384 US Victory
75 Sayler’s Creek, VA 1865 26,500 8,850 US Victory
76 Mansfield, LA 1864 26,000 3,100 CS Victory
77 Chantilly, VA 1862 26,000 2,100 CS Victory
78 Bristoe Station, VA 1863 25,600 1,940 US Victory
79 Fort Stedman, VA 1865 25,000 5,000 US Victory
80 Cedar Mountain, VA 1862 25,000 3,600 CS Victory
81 Lewis’s Farm, VA 1865 25,000 752 US Victory
82 Pleasant Hill, LA 1864 24,100 3,100 US Victory
83 Second Kernstown, VA 1864 24,000 1,800 CS Victory
84 First Winchester, VA 1862 22,500 2,400 CS Victory
85 Etham’s Landing, VA 1862 22,300 242 Stalemate
86 Tupelo, MS 1864 22,000 1,950 US Victory
87 Jenkins’ Ferry, AR 1864 22,000 1,700 US Victory
88 Orchard Knob, TN 1863 20,600 US Victory
89 Wyse Fork, NC 1865 20,500 2,600 US Victory
90 Brandy Station, VA 1863 20,500 1,430 Stalemate
91 Prairie Grove, AR 1862 20,200 2,500 US Victory
92 Monocacy, MD 1864 19,800 2,100 CS Victory
93 Fort Stevens, DC 1864 19,600 823 US Victory
94 Second Winchester, VA 1863 19,500 4,719 CS Victory
95 Lookout Mountain, TN 1863 18,700 1,659 US Victory
96 Selma, AL 1865 18,500 3,059 US Victory
97 Swift Creek, VA 1864 18,200 990 Stalemate
98 Second Ream’s Station, VA 1864 18,000 3,514 CS Victory
99 Wilmington, NC 1865 18,000 1,150 US Victory
100 Fort Henry, TN 1862 18,000 119 US Victory
101 Cross Keys, VA 1862 17,500 951 CS Victory
102 Wilson’s Creek, MO 1861 17,400 2,549 CS Victory
103 Pickett’s Mill, GA 1864 17,000 2,100 CS Victory
104 Yellow Tavern, VA 1864 17,000 925 US Victory
105 Columbus, GA 1865 16,500 140 US Victory
106 Raymond, MS 1863 16,400 1,266 US Victory
107 Trevilian Station, VA 1864 16,000 1,813 CS Victory
108 Hanover Courthouse, VA 1862 16,000 1,330 US Victory
109 Elkin’s Ferry, AR 1864 16,000 92 US Victory
110 First Lexington, MO 1861 15,500 1,874 CS Victory
111 Third Murfreesboro, TN 1864 15,000 422 US Victory
112 Rice’s Station, VA 1865 14,300 US Victory
113 Piedmont, VA 1864 14,000 2,375 US Victory
114 Kinston, NC 1862 14,000 512 US Victory
115 Fort Davidson, MO 1864 13,500 1,684 US Victory
116 Richmond, KY 1862 13,300 5,750 CS Victory
117 Cool Spring, VA 1864 13,000 822 CS Victory
118 Cumberland Church, VA 1865 12,600 910 CS Victory
119 McDowell, VA 1862 12,500 679 CS Victory
120 Camp Wildcat, KY 1861 12,400 75 US Victory
121 Brice’s Crossroads, MS 1864 11,700 3,102 CS Victory
122 Second Fort Fisher, NC 1865 11,500 1,880 US Victory
123 Fort Fisher, NC 1864 11,500 1,880 CS Victory
124 Hannover, VA 1863 11,000 332 Stalemate
125 Ream’s Station, VA 1864 11,000 CS Victory
126 Port Walthall Junction, VA 1864 10,600 CS Victory
127 Olustee, FL 1864 10,500 2,750 CS Victory
128 Second Lexington, MO 1864 10,500 CS Victory
129 Little Blue River, MO 1864 10,500 CS Victory
130 Fort Pulaski, GA 1862 10,385 351 US Victory
131 Fort De Russy, LA 1864 10,350 375 US Victory
132 New Market, VA 1864 10,300 1,380 CS Victory
133 Mill Springs, KY 1862 10,300 775 US Victory
134 Ware Bottom Church, VA 1864 10,000 1,500 CS Victory
135 Waynesboro, Georgia, GA 1864 10,000 440 US Victory
136 Tom’s Brook, VA 1864 9,800 407 US Victory
137 Mine Creek, KS 1864 9,600 1,300 US Victory
138 Marais des Cygnes, KS 1864 9,600 US Victory
139 Port Republic, VA 1862 9,500 1,816 CS Victory
140 First Kernstown, VA 1862 9,500 1,308 US Victory
141 Okolona, MS 1864 9,500 150 CS Victory
142 Staunton River Bridge, VA 1864 9,100 150 CS Victory
143 Cape Girardeau, MO 1863 9,000 337 US Victory
144 Dranesville, VA 1861 9,000 300 US Victory
145 Sappony Church, VA 1864 9,000 CS Victory
146 James Island, SC 1862 8,600 885 CS Victory
147 Cloyd’s Mountain, VA 1864 8,500 1,226 US Victory
148 Haw’s Shop, VA 1864 8,500 743 Stalemate
149 Belmont, MO 1861 8,100 1,248 Stalemate
150 Blackburn’s Ford, VA 1861 8,100 151 CS Victory
151 Cheat Mountain, VA 1861 8,000 US Victory
152 Iuka, MS 1862 7,700 2,290 US Victory
153 Old River Lake, AR 1864 7,500 280 US Victory
154 Washington, NC 1863 7,500 100 Stalemate
155 Second Saltville, VA 1864 7,300 US Victory
156 Appomattox Station, VA 1865 7,000 1,700 US Victory
157 Mobile Bay, AL 1864 7,000 1,651 US Victory
158 Old Church, VA 1864 7,000 278 US Victory
159 First Petersburg, VA 1864 7,000 120 CS Victory
160 Cane Hill, AR 1862 7,000 55 US Victory
161 Carnifex Ferry, VA 1861 7,000 US Victory
162 Second Fort Wagner, SC 1863 6,800 1,675 CS Victory
163 Grimball’s Landing, SC 1863 6,800 90 Stalemate
164 Greenbrier River, VA 1861 6,800 85 Stalemate
165 Oak Grove, VA 1862 6,600 1,067 Stalemate
166 Dry Wood Creek, MO 1861 6,600 54 CS Victory
167 New Bern, NC 1682 6,500 1,048 US Victory
168 Marion, VA 1864 6,500 250 US Victory
169 Big Sandy Expedition, KY 1861 6,500 222 US Victory
170 Cove Mountain, VA 1864 6,500 Stalemate
171 Honey Hill, SC 1864 6,400 793 CS Victory
172 Droop Mountain, VA 1863 6,200 394 US Victory
173 Rivers’ Bridge, SC 1865 6,200 222 US Victory
174 Saint Mary’s Church, VA 1864 6,100 600 Stalemate
175 Griswoldville, GA 1864 6,000 1,217 US Victory
176 Honey Springs, OK 1863 6,000 716 US Victory
177 Rich Mountain, VA 1861 6,000 346 US Victory
178 First Springfield, MO 1861 6,000 218 US Victory
179 Rutherford’s Farm, VA 1864 5,700 670 US Victory
180 Valverde, NM 1862 5,600 675 CS Victory
181 Chester Station, VA 1864 5,400 529 Stalemate
182 Georgia Landing, LA 1862 5,400 315 US Victory
183 Saltville, VA 1864 5,300 CS Victory
184 Allatoona, GA 1864 5,200 1,606 US Victory
185 Baton Rouge, LA 1862 5,100 848 US Victory
186 Carthage, MO 1861 5,100 244 CS Victory
187 Second Sabine Pass, TX 1863 5,036 CS Victory
188 Old Fort Wayne, OK 1862 5,000 164 US Victory
189 Auburn, VA 1863 5,000 Stalemate
190 Big Bethel, VA 1861 4,900 80 CS Victory
191 Monroe’s Crossroads, NC 1865 4,850 269 Stalemate
192 Parker’s Cross Roads, TN 1862 4,800 740 CS Victory
193 Moorefield, VA 1864 4,800 530 CS Victory
194 Vaught’s Hill, TN 1863 4,800 435 US Victory
195 Cynthiana, KY 1864 4,700 2,000 US Victory
196 Buffington Island, VA 1863 4,700 925 US Victory
197 Midde Creek, KY 1862 4,600 92 US Victory
198 Sutherland’s Station, VA 1865 4,500 970 US Victory
199 Garnett and Golding’s Farm, VA 1862 4,500 627 Stalemate
200 Hoke’s Run, VA 1861 4,500 114 US Victory
201 Frederick, MO 1861 4,500 US Victory
202 Kessler’s Cross Lanes, VA 1861 4,200 285 CS Victory
203 Second Fort McAllister`, GA 1864 4,120 205 US Victory
204 Liberty, MO 1861 4,100 126 CS Victory
205 Waynesboro, Virginia, VA 1865 4,100 US Victory
206 Roanoke Island, NC 1862 4,000 2,907 US Victory
207 Second Rappahannock Station, VA 1863 4,000 2,089 US Victory
208 Front Royal, VA 1862 4,000 809 CS Victory
209 Second Springfield, MO 1863 3,900 521 US Victory
210 Philippi, VA 1861 3,800 30 US Victory
211 Hartsville, TN 1862 3,700 2,140 CS Victory
212 Stirling’s Plantation, LA 1863 3,650 620 CS Victory
213 Paducah, KY 1864 3,650 140 CS Victory
214 Wilson’s Wharf, VA 1864 3,600 246 US Victory
215 Kirksville, MO 1862 3,500 456 US Victory
216 Aldie, VA 1863 3,500 400 Stalemate
217 Fort Sanders, TN 1863 3,440 826 US Victory
218 Ball’s Bluff, VA 1861 3,400 1,155 CS Victory
219 Salineville, OH 1863 3,400 US Victory
220 Collierville, TN 1863 3,350 155 US Victory
221 Dover, TN 1863 3,300 795 US Victory
222 Boonville, MO 1861 3,200 81 US Victory
223 Chustenahlah, OK 1861 3,100 300 CS Victory
224 Fort Macon, NC 1862 3,050 415 US Victory
225 Fort Wagner, SC 1863 3,000 352 CS Victory
226 Kelly’s Ford, VA 1863 2,900 211 Stalemate
227 Pine Bluff, AR 1863 2,850 96 US Victory
228 Lone Jack, MO 1862 2,800 270 CS Victory
229 Fort Pillow, TN 1864 2,600 675 CS Victory
230 First Newtonia, MO 1862 2,500 345 CS Victory
231 Glorieta Pass, NM 1862 2,400 714 CS Victory
232 Cotton Plant, AR 1862 2,400 313 US Victory
233 Blountville, TN 1863 2,400 192 US Victory
234 Day’s Gap, AL 1863 2,400 88 US Victory
235 First Murfreesboro, TN 1862 2,300 1,040 CS Victory
236 Glasgow, GA 1864 2,300 450 CS Victory
237 Corydon, IN 1863 2,200 65 CS Victory
238 High Bridge, VA 1865 2,080 950 Stalemate
239 Rowlett’s Station, KY 1861 1,900 130 Stalemate
240 LaFourche Crossing, LA 1863 1,838 267 US Victory
241 Hatteras Inlet, NC 1861 1,835 703 US Victory
242 Santa Rosa Island, FL 1861 1,800 154 US Victory
243 Namozine Church, VA 1865 1,700 460 Stalemate
244 Mount Zion Church, MO 1861 1,350 315 US Victory
245 Roan’s Tan Yard, MO 1862 1,250 173 US Victory
246 First Independance, MO 1862 1,150 CS Victory
247 Clark’s Mill, MO 1862 1,113 CS Victory
248 Barbourville, KY 1861 1,100 22 CS Victory
249 South Mills, NC 1862 900 139 CS Victory
250 Tranter’s Creek, NC 1862 900 40 US Victory
251 Palmito Ranch, TX 1865 800 126 CS Victory
252 Athens, AL 1864 700 50 US Victory
253 Second Fort Sumter, SC 1863 700 CS Victory
254 Simmon’s Bluff, SC 1862 600 US Victory
255 Fort Blair, KS 1863 595 106 CS Victory
256 Fort Sumter, SC 1861 585 0 CS Victory
257 Island Number Ten, TN 1862 7,078 US Victory
258 Munfordville, KY 1862 4,814 CS Victory
259 Jonesborough, GA 1864 3,150 US Victory
260 Plymouth, NC 1864 2,800 CS Victory
261 Thompson’s Station, TN 1863 2,200 CS Victory
262 Big Black River Bridge, MS 1863 1,976 US Victory
263 New Hope Church, GA 1864 1,950 CS Victory
264 Bethesda Church, VA 1864 1,931 Stalemate
265 Helena, AR 1863 1,806 US Victory
266 Marks’ Mills, AR 1864 1,793 CS Victory
267 Fair Oaks & Darbytown Road, VA 1864 1,700 CS Victory
268 Port Gibson, MS 1863 1,648 US Victory
269 Bean’s Station, TN 1863 1,600 CS Victory
270 Rocky Face Ridge, GA 1864 1,437 US Victory
271 Spanish Fort, AL 1865 1,401 US Victory
272 Kolb’s Farm, GA 1864 1,350 US Victory
273 Manassas Station, VA 1862 1,273 CS Victory
274 First Deep Bottom, VA 1864 1,167 CS Victory
275 Darbytown and New Market Roads, VA 1864 1,158 US Victory
276 Jackson (Mississippi), MS 1863 1,136 US Victory
277 Fort Jackson and Fort St Philip, LA 1862 1,011 US Victory
278 Campbell’s Station, TN 1863 970 US Victory
279 Hatchie’s Bridge, TN 1862 900 US Victory
280 Utoy Creek, GA 1864 885 CS Victory
281 Second Charleston Harbour, SC 1863 875 Stalemate
282 Yellow Bayou, LA 1864 860 US Victory
283 Milliken’s Ford, LA 1863 837 US Victory
284 Wauhatchie, TN 1863 828 US Victory
285 Ringgold Gap, GA 1863 728 CS Victory
286 Fort Bisland, LA 1863 684 US Victory
287 Shepherdstown, VA 1862 654 CS Victory
288 Second Newtonia, MO 1864 650 US Victory
289 Buck Head Creek, GA 1864 646 US Victory
290 Berryville, VA 1864 609 Stalemate
291 Monett’s Ferry, LA 1864 600 US Victory
292 Chusto-Talasah, OK 1861 552 CS Victory
293 Guard Hill, VA 1864 551 Stalemate
294 Second Galveston, TX 1863 543 CS Victory
295 Lovejoy’s Station, GA 1864 477 CS Victory
296 Hampton Roads, VA 1862 463 Stalemate
297 Kock’s Plantation, LA 1863 463 CS Victory
298 First Dalton, GA 1864 440 CS Victory
299 Poison Spring, AR 1864 415 CS Victory
300 Middleburg, VA 1863 390 Stalemate
301 Chalk Bluff, MO 1863 330 CS Victory
302 Second Donaldsville, LA 1863 324 US Victory
303 Marton’s Ford, VA 1864 322 Stalemate
304 Blue Springs, TN 1863 316 US Victory
305 Brentwood, TN 1863 311 CS Victory
306 Fair Garden, TN 1864 265 US Victory
307 Amelia Springs, VA 1865 258 Stalemate
308 Plains Store, LA 1863 250 US Victory
309 First Franklin, TN 1863 237 US Victory
310 First Rappahanock Station, VA 1862 225 Stalemate
311 Goldsborough Bridge, NC 1862 220 US Victory
312 Blair’s Landing, LA 1864 207 US Victory
313 Saint Charles, AR 1862 203 US Victory
314 Second Memphis, TN 1864 194 CS Victory
315 Hartville, MO 1863 189 CS Victory
316 Johnsonville, TN 1864 161 CS Victory
317 Suffolk (Hill’s Point), VA 1863 160 Stalemate
318 Princeton Courthouse, VA 1862 129 CS Victory
319 Devil’s Backbone, AR 1863 127 US Victory
320 Round Mountain, OK 1861 121 CS Victory
321 White Oak Swamp, VA 1862 115 Stalemate
322 Second Auburn, VA 1863 113 Stalemate
323 First Chattanooga, TN 1862 88 US Victory
324 Cabin Creek, OK 1863 88 US Victory
325 Albemarle Sound, NC 1864 88 Stalemate
326 Drewry’s Bluff, VA 1862 39 CS Victory
327 First Charleston Harbour, SC 1863 35 CS Victory
328 Fort McAllister, GA 1863 9 CS Victory
329 Boonsboro, MD 1863 Stalemate
330 Summit Point, VA 1864 Stalemate
331 Smithfield Crossing, VA 1864 Stalemate
332 Williamsport, MD 1863 Stalemate
333 Goodrich’s Landing, LA 1863 Stalemate
334 Manassas Gap, VA 1863 Stalemate
335 Hoover’s Gap, TN 1863 US Victory
336 Upperville, VA 1863 Stalemate
337 Galveston Harbour, TX 1862 US Victory
338 Rossville Gap, GA 1863 US Victory
339 Mossy Creek, TN 1863 US Victory
340 Dandridge, TN 1864 CS Victory
341 Middle Boggy, OK 1864 US Victory
342 Meridian, MS 1864 US Victory
343 Buckland Mills, VA 1863 CS Victory
344 Fort Brooke, FL 1863 US Victory
345 Walkerton, VA 1864 CS Victory
346 Prairie D’Ane, AR 1864 US Victory
347 Davis’ Crossroads, GA 1863 Stalemate
348 Bayou Fourche, AR 1863 US Victory
349 Second Chattanooga, TN 1863 US Victory
350 Vermillion Bayou, LA 1863 US Victory
351 Adairsville, GA 1864 US Victory
352 Second Dalton, GA 1864 US Victory
353 Saint John’s Bluff, FL 1862 US Victory
354 Marietta, GA 1864 US Victory
355 First Sabine Pass, TX 1862 US Victory
356 Jackson (Tennessee), TN 1862 CS Victory
357 Irish Bend, LA 1863 US Victory
358 Grand Gulf, MS 1863 CS Victory
359 Snyder’s Bluff, MS 1863 CS Victory
360 Darbytown Road, VA 1864 CS Victory
361 Byram’s Ford, MO 1864 US Victory
362 Marmiton River, MO 1864 US Victory
363 Natural Bridge, FL 1865 CS Victory
364 Folck’s Mill, MD 1864 Stalemate
365 Mansura, LA 1864 US Victory
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