The American Civil War was a civil war in the United States between the Union and the Confederacy 

American Civil War, also called War Between the States, four-year war (1861–65) between the United States 

The American Civil War was a civil war in the United States between the Union and the Confederacy 

The central cause of the war was the status of slavery, 

Dates: 12 Apr 1861 – 9 Apr 1865 

Military personnel involved: Robert E. Lee 

Location: United States, Confederate States of America 

American Civil War was fought between southern and northern states of the United States