Is the most awesome person of the civil war.
Winfield Scott was a great commander and the best of his time.
Warrant- In his 53 year career Winfield was a commanding general of the United States army for 20 years of the 53. Which is longer than any other holder of the office.
Warrant- Over his career he commanded forces in
- The War of 1812
- The Black Hawk War
- The Mexican American War
- The Second Seminole War
- And briefly in The American Civil War (His plan was used to defeat the confederacy)
Warrant- He drew up a plan to defeat the confederacy during the civil war. His plan consisted of blocking southern ports, and sending an army down the Mississippi Valley. His plan was the reason they were able to defeat the confederacy. The plan he soon named the anaconda plan for the shape it had turned into on a map.