1. Welcome to the CivilWarTalk, a forum for questions and discussions about the American Civil War! Become a member today for full access to all of our resources, it's fast, simple, and absolutely free!
Dismiss Notice
Join and Become a Patron at CivilWarTalk!
Support this site with a monthly or yearly subscription! Active Patrons get to browse the site Ad free!
START BY JOINING NOW!

Battle of Fort Sumter

Fort Sumter, located in Charleston harbor, South Carolina, is best known as the site upon which the shots initiating the American Civil War were fired. On April 12, 1861, at 4:30 a.m., Confederate batteries opened fire, firing for 34 straight hours, on the fort. All discussions about this topic are contained in this forum.

Sort By:
Title
Replies Views
Last Message ↓
  1. civilwartalk
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    3,704
  2. Mike Serpa
    Replies:
    13
    Views:
    1,546
  3. Buckeye Bill
    Replies:
    31
    Views:
    3,236
  4. Barrycdog
    Replies:
    6
    Views:
    2,324
  5. GrantVSLee
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    145
  6. chubachus
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    229
  7. john haueisen
    Replies:
    942
    Views:
    73,979
  8. gary
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    295
  9. Andersonh1
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    425
  10. W. Richardson
    Replies:
    347
    Views:
    18,294
  11. Republican Blues
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    325
  12. W. Richardson
    Replies:
    93
    Views:
    3,935
  13. NFB22
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    511
  14. kepi
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    533
  15. wilber6150
    Replies:
    823
    Views:
    48,495
  16. Copperhead-mi
    Replies:
    12
    Views:
    658
  17. chellers
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    772
  18. Cumpston1862
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    798
  19. UKMarkw
    Replies:
    6
    Views:
    1,500
  20. wilber6150
    Replies:
    327
    Views:
    19,496
  21. TheSecretSix
    Replies:
    85
    Views:
    5,326
  22. W. Richardson
    Replies:
    45
    Views:
    5,019
  23. W. Richardson
    Replies:
    50
    Views:
    3,663
  24. The Iron Duke
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    2,171
  25. Mark F. Jenkins
    Replies:
    45
    Views:
    4,320
  26. FourLeafClover
    Replies:
    185
    Views:
    13,674

Thread Display Options

Loading...

(Membership has it privileges! To remove this ad: Register NOW!)