William T. Sherman
Born February 8, 1820
Died February 14, 1891
New York, New York
Led the capture of Atlanta, Georgia, then took his
forces on the destructive "Ma...
William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891), American soldier, was a Union general during the Civil War. He captured Atlanta and Savannah and wrought great destruction in marches through Georgia and the Caro...
The Civil War was a collective effort between the Union leaders, but the individual efforts of one man determined the outcome of the war. General William Tecumseh Sherman's contribution to the Union w...