William Tecumseh Sherman


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Noun1.William Tecumseh Sherman - United States general who was commander of all Union troops in the WestWilliam Tecumseh Sherman - United States general who was commander of all Union troops in the West; he captured Atlanta and led a destructive march to the sea that cut the Confederacy in two (1820-1891)
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Johnston and Union general William Tecumseh Sherman, whose armies fought many times and who eventually came to respect each other and became close friends, particularly in the 1880s when both lived in Washington DC, Sherman as the commanding general of the US Army and Johnston as a congressman from Virginia and US commissioner of railroads.
Highlights include Augustus Saint-Gaudens's monument to Civil War hero William Tecumseh Sherman stationed outside the park's main entrance (33), the elm-lined Mall near the middle of the park (72-73), and the well-manicured Conservatory Garden in its northern reaches (156-57).
Had a triumphant Confederacy held war crimes trials, William Tecumseh Sherman would have been the first man indicted," an earlier biographer, Lee Kennett, wrote.
They didn't mind standing in the rain if they could hear a speech from one of the men up on the stage with the president: William Tecumseh Sherman, who had commanded many of those veterans during the American Civil War 20 years before.
He threatened to bring a nonviolent army to blaze through Southern racism, like General William Tecumseh Sherman had burned through Georgia during the Civil War.
William Tecumseh Sherman to enter the race for the party's presidential nomination.
Elsewhere, he writes that President Andrew Johnson's request that General William Tecumseh Sherman take command of what would have been a brigade of men "to be based near Washington" was "clearly unconstitutional" and "illicit.
William Tecumseh Sherman left the smoking ruins of Atlanta and launched his scorching March to the Sea.
THE TOPIC: William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891) was, along with Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses Grant, and Robert E.
Synopsis: Fear and brutality grip Columbia, South Carolina, in the harsh winter of 1865 as General William Tecumseh Sherman continues his fiery march to the sea and advances on the capital city where secession began.
Additional former cadets to rank high during that conflict: Union generals William Tecumseh Sherman and George A.
William Tecumseh Sherman (8 February 1820-14 February 1891) was a Union general during the Civil War.