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Women and the Civil War

What role did women play in the Civil War? Try your hand at these questions.


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#1   Which female delivered aid to wounded soldiers on both sides of the conflict and eventually established the American Red Cross?

#2   Why did women go undercover as men to fight in the war?

#3   How were the majority of women who were undercover as men discovered to be women?

#4   Pauline Cushman was given an honorary title by the Union army. What was it?

#5   Where were many of the Confederate female spies held when captured?

#6   People who supplied the South with supplies from the North and England were called what?

#7   What was the name of the ship Madame La Force helped seize for the Confederacy?

#8   What male name did Madame La Force assume?

#9   Which of the following women fought in the Civil War, kept her male name after the war and was the first woman to vote by being disguised as a man?

#10   Which of the following women was a spy for the Confederacy and did such a wonderful job at spying that she was credited for winning the battle of Manassas?





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