Battle of Anderson

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Not to be confused with the Battle of Fort Anderson (1863).
Battle of Anderson
Part of the American Civil War
Date May 1, 1865
Location Anderson, South Carolina
Coordinates: 34°24′19″N 82°27′07″W / 34.40516°N 82.45207°W / 34.40516; -82.45207
Result Inconclusive
United States United States (Union) Confederate States of America CSA (Confederacy)
Casualties and losses
2 0

The Battle of Anderson was a minor skirmish during the American Civil War, fought in Anderson County, South Carolina, on May 1, 1865.[1] The battle was one of the final conflicts of the war, taking place three weeks after Robert E. Lee surrendered to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House.


  1. ^ Smith-Miles, Charmaine (29 March 2007). "Civil War brought to life on Anderson County field". The Anderson Independent-Mail. Archived from the original on 29 June 2011. Retrieved 22 January 2011. 

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