Of course. As in most wars, citizens signed up expecting a quick end to the war. Some units were formed for 90-days. A few months later, some still enlisted for 1 year term. Many did not have time to train and prepare. The tactics used in the Civil War required precision marching and movement in order to direct your fire where it was needed. Also, some were sent to battle at Bull Run and in later battles such as Shiloh, without ever firing their rifle.
The Black Solder's name was Austin Dabney. The Battle of Kettle Creek was the first victory of the Whigs in the American Revolution
Although it was not fully comprehended at the time, hundreds of young women enlisted in male disguise so it is difficult to know the name of the first woman soilder.
it was the first battle where many people died
the first Battle of the Bull Run proved that both sides, (Union and Confederacy) needed training and more experience
The first song Lil Wayne ever did was "I need a Soilder" by Destiny's child.
It made them realise that it would be a long war.
The First Battle of Bull Run proved that neither army was capable of delivering a decisive victory.
George B. McLellan
The 1st duty of a soilder is to obey. The first duty of an American soldier is to ensure the survival of The Constitution.
WHAT WAS THE FIRST BATTLE?