Civil War Battles

Updated February 23, 2017 | Factmonster Staff

The Question:

What state was the site of the most battles during the U.S. Civil War?

The Answer:

A report by the Civil War Sites Advisory Commission recognized 384 conflicts (out of some 10,500) as "principal battles" of the American Civil War.

These 384 principal battles occurred in 26 U.S. states with Virginia (123), Tennessee (38), Missouri (29), and Georgia(28) leading the way.

For more information about these states, check out our U.S. States channel.

-The Fact Monster

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