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Sherman's March to the Sea

When William T. Sherman, one of the Union's leading generals, led his troops on a mission now known as "Sherman's March to the Sea," his primary objective was to end the Confederacy's ability to make war.

This clip, from "The Conquerors," provides background on Sherman's objectives - and the plan to carry them out.

See, also:

Sherman's March to the Sea - Purpose

Sherman's March to the Sea - To Savannah

Sherman's March to the Sea - To Columbia

March to the Sea - Sherman's Policies


Media Credits

Clip from "The Conquerors" - episode, "Sherman's March to the Sea," hosted by Captain Dale Dye (retired USMC).  Copyright A&E Home Video, all rights reserved.  Provided here as fair use for educational purposes.

 

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