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William tecumseh sherman was born on january 11 1820, in lancaster, ohio his father, a successful ohio lawyer, named him after the famous shawnee leader tecumseh william’s father died in. William tecumseh sherman (1820-1891) he never commanded in a major union victory and his military career had repeated ups and downs, but william t sherman is the second best known of. General william tecumseh sherman facts a list of interesting facts about this famous union general of the american civil war. Americancivilwarphotoscom has 7000+ pictures, photos and art from the american civil war. Civil war union major general he led an army of sixty-two thousand men with thirty-five thousand horses and twenty-five hundred wagons on an overland march to savannah on a mission to. Museum of william tecumseh sherman house located in another is a re-creation of general sherman's civil war field tent which contains several items that he.
William tecumseh sherman was a unionist general during the american civil war and possibly the most controversial by the time the american civil war ended in april. William tecumseh sherman was an american soldier, businessman, educator and author he served as a general in the union army during the american civil war, for which. William tecumseh sherman was a key union general during the civil war rising to prominence under gen ulysses s grant, sherman served as an effective corps. William tecumseh sherman is considered one of the greatest civil war generals he fought for the union and led many battles sherman’s father passed awayread morethe life and career of.
“william tecumseh sherman: in the service of my country: a life” is a comprehensive look at the complex man who famously said “war is all hell. A fascinating civil war picture of general william tecumseh sherman.
Perhaps no american general is as misunderstood or misrepresented as william sherman i recently read an account of his civil war actions in a history textbook.
William tecumseh sherman: william tecumseh sherman, american civil war general and a major architect of modern warfare. William tecumseh sherman was long hated by the people of northwest georgia civil war first bull for an interesting snapshot of general sherman's. Kids learn about the leading generals of the civil war for the union and the confederacy including ulysses s grant, william tecumseh sherman, robert e lee. General william tecumseh sherman and staff (from left to right): generals oliver o howard, john a logan american civil war sherman, william tecumseh. This is a brief selection of william tecumseh sherman quotes in this collection, we hear the general speak on the horror of war and the unreliability of newspapers.