American Civil War Uniforms- The Union and the Confederacy wore different uniforms to distinguish from eachother during the Civil War. The Union typically wore navy blue long frock coats while the Confederates wore grey on frock coats that were a tad shorter.
Robert E Lee decided to bring the war to the Union's soil. This map shows the confederacy, in red, met accidentally by the Union in blue. A turning point in the war, The Battle of Gettysburg was won by the Union due to their well fortified positions.