Sherman's March to the Sea (November 15, 1864 – December 21, 1864)

Also Known As: Savannah Campaign


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Union General William T. Sherman

Union General William T. Sherman

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William T. Sherman

Celebrated in the North and reviled in the South, Ohioan William Tecumseh Sherman was a prominent Union general during the American Civil War. An accomplished soldier and able leader, Sherman is best remembered for warring against civilians during the Savannah and Carolina campaigns, which left a swath of destruction across the South during the latter part of the war.

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