Civil War Crossword Puzzles

Learn about American History with a free American Civil War crossword puzzle. Each history word game contains clues about all aspects of the war to preserve the Union, including Civil War causes, generals, maps, battle sights, famous figures, Civil War timelines, and reconstruction (see our Antebellum crosswords, as well).

Facts and dates can be challenging to memorize, but these crossword puzzles and answers can help students become history buffs. Learn about Lincoln, the Emancipation Proclamation, the Thirteenth Amendment and the abolition of slavery, as well as Civil War military history including the Battle of Gettysburg (and the famous lines of the Gettysburg Address speech), the Battle of Shiloh, the Battle of Appomattox Court House, the Battle of Fort Sumter, and the First Battle of Bull Run.

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