Joseph Eggleston Johnston

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Noun1.Joseph Eggleston Johnston - Confederate general in the American Civil WarJoseph Eggleston Johnston - Confederate general in the American Civil War; led the Confederate troops in the West (1807-1891)
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Sherman's launch of the campaign against the Confederate Army of Tennessee led by General Joseph E. Johnston, the Battle of Resaca, and events at Cassville, the Etowah River, Pickett's Mill, Pine Mountain, Kennesaw Mountain, and the Chattahoochee River, as well as Johnston's removal as commander of the Army of Tennessee after the campaign.
Cox, in a bold plan devised by Confederate General Joseph E. Johnston to buy precious time.
General Joseph E. Johnston once again was given the task of blocking Sherman's advance.