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Less Well Known Confederate Generals

Lee, Jackson, Stuart, Longstreet and others are well known to most students of the American Civil War. But many Confederate Generals have been lost in the shadow of these major players and played an important part in this conflict.
Average (10 qns)
watt07
474 plays
2
'Little Phil' - A Giant in US Military History

General Philip Sheridan only stood 5 feet 5 inches tall but became one of the great generals to emerge from the US Civil War. This quiz will focus on his career with particular attention paid to the Civil War years.
Average (10 qns)
tazman6619
294 plays
3
Quotations - North and South

Wars produce plenty of quotes, and the Civil War is no different. So here's ten quotes from the war, some from well known figures, some from folks who would be unknown save for such things. Your job is to figure out who said each.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
F6FHellcat
3912 plays
4
The Iron Brigade

A quiz on one of the best brigades in the American Civil War.
Tough (10 qns)
guyg07
1362 plays
5
Mount Up, Draw Sabers, Charge! 1

Some of the most daring and colorful characters of the Civil War came from the ranks of the cavalry officers on both sides. This quiz focuses on Union cavalry commanders.
Tough (10 qns)
tazman6619
591 plays
6
Guess the Civil War General from the Quote

Can you correctly guess the civil war general from a quote by one of his contemporaries?
Average (10 qns)
Stalin1879
2169 plays
7
Great Generals of the Civil War

A quiz about the brave leaders who fought America's bloodiest war.
Tough (10 qns)
gabraham5225
990 plays
8
Mount Up, Draw Sabers, Charge! 2

Confederate cavalry officers were some of the most feared and audacious warriors to emerge in the Civil War. This quiz focuses on these men.
Average (10 qns)
tazman6619
357 plays
9
Heroes of the Civil War

In this quiz, there will be questions about the people who fought in the Civil War, the famous women that lived during the war, and a couple of villains, too.
Easy (10 qns)
ladramakween
3084 plays
10
Clear the Way: It's the Irish Brigade

The green flags of the Irish Brigade flew over many of bloodiest battles of the Civil War. So "Faugh a ballaugh" and charge into a brief look at their heroic time on history's stage.
Average (10 qns)
fenian1213
522 plays
11
Dying Words of Confederate Soldiers

I will give you the dying words and you tell me who said them.
Tough (10 qns)
supermanbhc
525 plays
12
Confederate Generals and their Nicknames

This quiz is about the nicknames of Confederate Generals. Some are probably easy, but others are pretty tough.
Difficult (25 qns)
supermanbhc
927 plays
13
Civil War Generals and Their Personalities

Can you answer these questions on the personalities, eccentricities, and behaviour of Civil War generals?
Tough (10 qns)
Stalin1879
900 plays
14
How Did They Die?

Civil War officers and soldiers died in many different ways during the conflict: many died brutal deaths, several died tragic deaths and some from strange causes. Here is my quiz on the subject.
Tough (10 qns)
wwwocls
732 plays
15
Necrolithology of the Civil War

Necro (death) and lithology(study of stones) equals study of death stones, known as tombstones. This quiz is on cemeteries and tombstones of Civil War figures. The author has been to each and every of the places mentioned.
Difficult (15 qns)
gizmo61
321 plays
16
150 Years Since the Deaths of The Ten: 1

This quiz is about ten Confederate generals, who were killed in the year 1864 - some well known and some more obscure. A sequel will be written about ten Union Generals that died during the same year. Enjoy!
Tough (10 qns)
DeepHistory
207 plays
17
Nicknames of Civil War Generals

This quiz is about generals' nicknames in the Civil War. Some are better known than others.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
whi1400
1701 plays
18
Confederate Generals

See how much you know about the generals who wore gray.
Difficult (10 qns)
jkgregg
2091 plays
19
Dying Words of Union Soldiers

I provide the dying words and you provide the man who said them.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
supermanbhc
171 plays
20
The Men Who Wore Blue

Test your knowledge about the men who fought for the Union Army.
Average (10 qns)
jkgregg
3303 plays
21
Confederate Generals Killed in Action

This is a short quiz on ten Confederate Generals who were killed directly or died from their wounds. Please let me know how you like it, I have more if you enjoy this one. The quiz is on where each General received his fatal wound.
Average (10 qns)
foxgap
3327 plays
22
Civil War Generals

This is a quiz about Civil War generals. I hope you have fun.
Average (10 qns)
Midknight
5631 plays
23
Gray Warriors

Here is a quiz about the men in gray who fought valiantly for a cause in which they believed.
Tough (10 qns)
jkgregg
2901 plays
24
Corps Commanders

This quiz covers corps commanders in many armies from 1861-1865. Good Luck.
Tough (20 qns)
whi1400
696 plays
25
Civil War Nicknames

This fun quiz is about some of the funny and unusual nicknames of Civil War personalities.
Difficult (15 qns)
manofdreds
1008 plays
26
Who Did I Just Meet? (time travel)

My time machine transported me at Richmond, the year being 1861. During my journey, I met ten prominent Confederates. Can you identify them? Good luck and have fun!
Difficult (10 qns)
DeepHistory
321 plays
27
Civil War Generals

We all know the history of a lot of the Civil War generals and what they were famous for. Here is a quiz about some of the things you might not know about them.
Average (10 qns)
daisywva
1233 plays
28
Civil War Generals and Their Favorite Horses

This is an easy quiz if you're up on your Civil War generals trivia.
Difficult (10 qns)
frickfreak
525 plays
29
Civil War Generals

Name the Civil War General and enjoy.
Difficult (15 qns)
boonedog
2886 plays
30
Confederate Generals

How much do you know about the nicknames, monikers, and such of these famous rebels? Have a go at it.
Tough (20 qns)
KIRKEPOO
2301 plays
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