Second Fort Sumter

    Battle Facts

    17 Aug 1863 - 09 Sep 1863

    Outcome: Confederate victory: Union's massive bombardment and naval attack fails to retake the fort.

    733 Troops

    Union

    Commander(s)Quincy Gilmore
    • 117 Wounded

    Confederacy

    Commander(s)PGT Beauregard
    • 9 Wounded