The most valued weapon of the Civil War to the average soldier and cavalry trooper was the Henry Repeating Rifle in 44-40 rimfire caliber. Many Union soldiers spent the equivalent of 4 months pay to privately aquire this lever action rifle. Col. Mosby of the Confederate Partisan Rangers strained every nerve to aquire these guns stealing many from the First DC Cavalry. Only 10,000 of these rifles were made during the war. They were so valuable and effective that they were carried by the bodyguards of both Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis.
The most common weapon for soldiers in the Union and the Confederacy was the musket (rifle of sorts ).
During the US Civil War one weapon was the most used one by the Union infantry. This was the 1861 Model of the Springfield rifle.
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it was the mini ball IMPROVEMENT The repeating rifles and carbines.
BB guns like m16 m4A1 And pedro for a cannon
Canons, muzzle loader, and revolvers
A rifle, i supose
The Union held the advantage by a wide margin.
Virginia had the most Civil War battles.
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The most widely used weapon used in the American Civil War was the percussion cap musket. Other weapons included flintlock muskets, various cannons, and mussle loading single-action revolvers.
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The Civil War WAS the war, not an individual battle.
Civil war is the most gory war.
A number of weapons were introduced during the Civil War. Rifled artillery, invented during the 1840s, was developed to the point of being useful and first deployed to effect in the Civil War. Most, but not all, of these were muzzle loaded. Breachloading rifles with brass cartridges were first used for warfare in the Civil War. Repeating Rifles were also first introduced in the Civil War. The Civil War was the first conflict in which revolvers loaded with brass cartridges were used.
The battle that was the most decisive of the Civil War was the battle of Antietam.
What were the most common punishment used in the Civil War?