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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Tecumseh_Sherman

William Tecumseh Sherman (February 8, 1820 – February 14, 1891) was an American soldier, businessman, educator, and author. He served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War (1861–65), for which he received recognition for his outstanding command of military strategy as well as criticism for ...

www.civilwar.org/learn/biographies/william-t-sherman

William Tecumseh Sherman, although not a career military commander before the war, would become one of "the most widely renowned of the Union's military leaders next to U. S. Grant.” Sherman, one of eleven children, was born into a distinguished family. His father had served on the Supreme Court of Ohio until his  ...

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Perhaps the originator and the first practitioner of what the twentieth century came to know as “total war,” William Tecumseh Sherman in 1864 commanded the Union armies of the West in the decisive drive from Chattanooga to Atlanta and the famous “march to the sea” across Georgia. In these campaigns and his later push ...

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Jan 5, 2017 ... On Biography.com, find out how William T. Sherman nearly ruined his career only to find redemption at the Battle of Shiloh and become one of the Civil War's greatest generals.

www.history.com/news/9-things-you-may-not-know-about-william-tecumseh-sherman

Nov 14, 2014 ... On the anniversary of Sherman's march through Georgia, explore nine surprising facts about the man who helped pioneer “scorched earth” military tactics.

www.aboutnorthgeorgia.com/ang/William_Tecumseh_Sherman

If the question was asked, "Who was and still is the most hated and despised man in the history of Georgia" the response would be William Tecumseh Sherman. From the onset of hostilities in the Atlanta Campaign on May 6, 1864 and the March to the Sea ending two days before Christmas 1864 with him capturing ...

www.britannica.com/biography/William-Tecumseh-Sherman

William Tecumseh Sherman, (born February 8, 1820, Lancaster, Ohio, U.S.— died February 14, 1891, New York, New York), American Civil War general and a major architect of modern warfare. He led Union forces in crushing campaigns through the South, marching through Georgia and the Carolinas (1864–65).

www.historynet.com/general-william-tecumseh-sherman

General William Tecumseh Sherman summary: William Tecumseh Sherman began his Civil War career as a Colonel of the 13th US Infantry Regiment and ended his career as the Commanding General of the United States army. He is best known for you actions in the Civil War, where his performance was mixed. Still, his ...

www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/people/s_z/sherman.htm

Most famous for his scorched-earth tactics in the Civil War, General William Tecumseh Sherman brought that same military philosophy to the West, where he shaped a policy and strategy that would finally subjugate all the native peoples of the plains. Sherman was born in Ohio in 1820 and named after the Shawnee chief ...