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also called The Battle of Sharpsburg. The Battle of Antietam or
Antietam campaign, was fought on September 16-18, 1862 near the
small town of Sharpsburg, Maryland. Gen. George B. McClellan
confronted Lee’s Army of Northern Virginia in the first major Civil
War engagement on Northern soil and resulted in the single bloodiest
day in American military history with an estimated 23,100
casualties. Antietam was the name of the Creek.