The Army of the Shenandoah was a Union army during the American Civil War.
First organized ... Its Valley Campaigns of 1864 rendered the Shenandoah Valley
of Virginia unable to produce foodstuffs fo...
Find out more about the history of Shenandoah Valley Campaigns, including ... In
1864, Union General Philip Sheridan embarked on a campaign aimed at ...
Apr 30, 2009 ... The Shenandoah Valley in western Virginia stretches about 140 miles ... When
those connections were destroyed by Union general Philip H.
Sep 11, 2014 ... Flames consume Shenandoah Valley in Union campaign ... Ulysses S. Grant, the
new commander of the Union armies, was fulfilling the ...
May 1, 2006 ... While the Shenandoah Valley didn't see any important battles in the first year of
the war, the decisions made by the Union commander in the ...
June 18, 1862-Leaving the Shenandoah Valley: Jackson Crosses the Blue ....
fighting McClellan in the Seven Days Battle, Union General Nathaniel Banks ...
"Stonewall" Jackson's 1862 Shenandoah Valley Campaign ... Vastly
outnumbered, and at times, facing three Union armies, Jackson managed in less
.... celebrated soldier in the Confederacy (until he was eclipsed by General
Robert E. Lee) ...
S. Grant to General in Chief of all Union armies andGrant quickly organized an
offensive across the entire Confederacy. In the Shenandoah Valley and the new
Result: Union Victory. April 30 - Richard S. Ewell's division crosses the Blue
Ridge at Swift Run Gap into the Shenandoah Valley. May 3 - Jackson's army
Lieutenant General T. J. “Stonewall” Jackson (National Archives) ... objective was
to defend the Valley while at the same time preventing Union troops there from ...