The Battle of Philippi—was fought on June 3, 1861, in and around Philippi, Virginia (now West Virginia) as part of the Western Virginia Campaign of the American Civil War. It was the first organized land action in the war (the impromptu Battle of Fairfax Court House took place two days earlier), but is often treated dismissively as a skirmish rather than a significant battle.Position of McClellan's Advance on the Heights Round Philippi.

English: Sketch, "Position of McClellan's advance on the heights round Philippi [West Virginia, USA]. Morris Commanding" (June Date circa 1861

Lander ride at Battle of Philippi Races.png Daring ride on horseback of Col. Fredrick West Lander, June 30, 1861.[1] Date	June 3, 1861 Location	Barbour County, Virginia (now West Virginia) 39.15316°N 80.04278°WCoordinates: 39.15316°N 80.04278°W Result	Union victory Belligerents United States United States (Union)	Confederate States of America CSA (Confederacy) Commanders and leaders Thomas A. Morris	George A. Porterfield Strength 3,000	800 Casualties and losses 40	260

Daring ride on horseback of Col. Fredrick West Lander at the Battle of Philippi, June Barbour County, Virginia (now West Virginia)

The Civil War Battle of Philippi (West Virginia)

The Civil War Battle of Philippi (West Virginia) June A confederate victory.

William Rainey, Brutus and his companions after the Battle of Philippi

William Rainey, Brutus and his companions after the Battle of Philippi

The Battle of Philippi took place in 42 BCE, and took place between Octavian and Mark Antony against Brutus and Cassius. The battle involved the largest Roman armies and would decide the future of the Roman Empire and bring an end to the Roman Republic. - By Mark Cartwright on Ancient History Encyclopedia.

The Battle of Philippi 42 BCE

Battle of Philippi, 42 BC, Ancient Philippi, Battles .

National Geographic Rome's Greatest Battles: Battle of Philippi - YouTube

National Geographic Rome's Greatest Battles: Battle of Philippi

Battle of Philippi

Battle of Philippi

History Net Daily Activities http://www.historynet.com/battle-of-chalons-attila-the-hun-versus-flavius-aetius.htm

This website provides historical facts of the day in history, which can allow the teacher to post daily trivia. Extremely useful if any of the facts cover your current ss unit.

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The Battle of Philippi was the final battle in the Wars of the Second Triumvirate between the forces of Mark Antony and Octavian (the Second Triumvirate) aga.

Antony at the First Battle of Philippi

Marc Antony at the battle of Philippi in 42 BC.

The battlefield, seen from the Acropolis of Philippi. Photo Marco Prins.

The battlefield, seen from the Acropolis of Philippi. Photo Marco Prins.

#腓立比考古遺址 #Archaeological_Site_of_Philippi 中的一座古代劇場,這座遺址剛剛被聯合國教科文組織列入「世界遺產名錄」,#希臘 #Greece #馬其頓 #Macedonia。腓立比曾是馬其頓古國的一座城市,公元前356年由馬其頓國王 腓力二世 Philip II 建立,是羅馬時期 腓立比戰役 Battle of Philippi 的發生地。攝影師:Nicolas Economou

#腓立比考古遺址 #Archaeological_Site_of_Philippi 中的一座古代劇場,這座遺址剛剛被聯合國教科文組織列入「世界遺產名錄」,#希臘 #Greece #馬其頓 #Macedonia。腓立比曾是馬其頓古國的一座城市,公元前356年由馬其頓國王 腓力二世 Philip II 建立,是羅馬時期 腓立比戰役 Battle of Philippi 的發生地。攝影師:Nicolas Economou

The first battle of Philipp. Augustus and Mark Antony defeated the assassins of Julius Ceasar Design Jona Lendering.

The first battle of Philipp. Augustus and Mark Antony defeated the assassins of Julius Ceasar Design Jona Lendering.

Civil War Journal - The Gray Ghost: John Singleton Mosby

Civil War Journal - The Gray Ghost: John Singleton Mosby

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Second Battle of Philippi – Mark ...

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Second Battle of Philippi – Mark .

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Second Battle of Philippi – Mark Antony and Octavian decisively defeat Brutus' army

Mary Ann Bernal: History Trivia - Second Battle of Philippi – Mark Antony and Octavian decisively defeat Brutus' army

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