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The liquid drug used to anesthetize (put to sleep) wounded soldiers in the war
A leather box in which the soldier carried his rounds or bullets
To spread out armies to create a battle line
To leave one's military post, or to run away from battle, often punishable by death
Large-scale combat between two armed forces (skirmishes and engagements are smaller scaled and briefer)
A person killed, wounded, captured, or missing during the war
An often fatal disease of the human intestines, usually caused by unsanitary conditions of military camps and battle sites
Slave owning states that did not secede from the Union: Delaware, Kentucky, Maryland, and Missouri
The alliance of 11 southern states to form the Confederate States of America
Large, powerful weapons such as cannons and mortars
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A Northern Democrat who agreed with Southern secession and clamored for peace during the war
The process of instructiong recruits how to march and practive the military arts as a unit
The selection of citizens for manditory military service
Slang term for the confederacy, also a populat Southern song
Goods illegally traded during wartime. Slaves were sometimes called contraband during the war
A person who believed in the abolishment or ablolition of negro slaves
A unit of four or six cannons, or a fortified position on which they are placed
The closing off, using naval forces, of a city or other area to traffic and communication
The murder of a prominent person such as President Lincoln
Soldiers mounted on horseback fighting as a unit

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