How Many People Died in the Battle of Gettysburg?


Around 54,000 people died in the battle of Gettysburg, 5,000 horses also died and the townspeople were responsible for cleaning up. It was the largest battle ever waged in the Western Hemisphere. This battle led to the famous Gettysburg Address that took place during the fall of 1863. Lincoln came for the dedication of the military cemetery at Gettysburg.
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The Union had 23,055 casualties, 3,155 of which were killed. The South had 23,231 of which 4708 were dead. The Union was in a much better position and could afford to lose the troops
Between 46,000 and 51,000 Americans were casualties in the
There around 7655 casualties. 27330 wounded, 10615 wounded. 27% casualties were Union. Yikes!
According to the Civil War Battles Page page on the battle 5,664 were killed in action (2,592 Confederate KIA, 3,072 Union KIA) Add to this Jenny Wade, a civilian in Gettysburg who
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Battle of Gettysburg (July 1–3, 1863)
The Battle of Gettysburg was fought July 1–3, 1863, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The battle with the largest number of casualties in the American Civil War, it is often described as the war's turning point.
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