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General William Tecumseh Sherman
William Sherman
General William Tecumseh Sherman.
BornFebruary 8, 1820
Lancaster, Ohio
DiedFebruary 14, 1891
New York, New York
American military leader. Served as a general for the Union in the U.S. Civil War (1861-1865). Best known for "Sherman's March to the Sea" (1864), which left a swath of destruction in its wake throughout Georgia and the Carolinas.

The repository contains one quote from General William Tecumseh Sherman.


There is many a boy here today who looks on war as all glory, but, boys, it is all hell.