The Battle of Gettysburg did not start the Gettysburg Address. The Gettysburg Address was a speech given on the field where the Battle of Gettysburg was fought, because they were creating a cemetery out of part of that field in which to inter the soldiers who fought and died there.
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Gettysburg was the bloodiest battle fought in The American Civil War, and also it is the largest battle fought on North America soil. About 165,000 soldiers fought at Gettysburg and about 51,000 was either killed, captured or wounded.