The Pike County Trio - Sherman's March To The Sea / Takin' Names album
Title: Sherman's March To The Sea / Takin' Names
Date of release: 1964
Size MP3: 1206 mb
Size FLAC: 1859 mb
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Publish date: Feb 22, 2010. Updated on. Oct 4, 2018. Sherman’s March to the Sea. Author: History. March to the Sea. Make Georgia Howl. Total War. From November 15 until December 21, 1864, Union General William T. Sherman led some 60,000 soldiers on a 285-mile march from Atlanta to Savannah, Georgia. The purpose of Sherman’s March to the Sea was to frighten Georgia’s civilian population into abandoning the Confederate cause. Sherman’s soldiers did not destroy any of the towns in their path, but they stole food and livestock and burned the houses and.
Sherman's March to the Sea (also known as the Savannah Campaign or simply Sherman's March) was a military campaign of the American Civil War conducted through Georgia from November 15 until December 21, 1864, by Maj. Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman of the Union Army
Background: Sherman’s March to the Sea or the Savannah campaign was the offensive launched across Georgia by Union general William T Sherman during the civil war. After successfully conducting The Atlanta Campaign earlier the same year, Sherman and his men started the Savannah campaign from the captured city of Atlanta on November 15, 1864. The campaign ended on December 21, 1864 with capture of port city of Savannah. By the time Sherman started his march to the sea; Confederate army was already on the back foot. The aim of Sherman’s offensive was to cripple Confederate economy and morale and.
It was awarded the Grand Jury prize at the 1987 Sundance Film Festival. and in 2000, was selected for preservation in the . National Film Registry
General William Tecumseh Sherman's March to the Sea. Sherman's March to the Sea. General Grant arranged two campaigns for the year 1864. When he resolved to march through the heart of Georgia from Atlanta to the sea, he delegated to General Thomas full power over all the troops under his (Sherman's) command excepting four corps. He also gave him command of two divisions of A. J. Smith's, then re-turning from the expulsion of Price from Missouri, also of the garrisons in Tennessee, and all the cavalry of the military division excepting a division under Kilpatrick, which he reserved for operations in Georgia.
Sherman’s March to the Sea, Sherman begins total war on South, Invades Georgia with 60,000 men, Targets homes, railways, crops, towns, Burns everything in his path, burns Atlanta 9/1864, After destroying GA, went into SC GOAL: destroy supplies destined for Northern front. Weaken Southern morale and resolve to fight. Was IT a success? It did increase desertions and shorten war. Yet, many atrocities occurred and civilians suffered most.
How were Atlanta’s fall and Sherman’s march significant, from both Northern and Southern perspectives?. William Tecumseh Sherman . The fall of Atlanta, the Confederacy’s second-most important city, was a blow to the Confederate war machine, but it also was significant because it ensured Lincoln’s re-election. Sherman’s March to the Sea and the Carolinas Campaign demonstrated that the Union planned to break Confederate resolve and strip them of their resources, no matter the cost to the civilian population.
Captain Poe, Sherman’s chief engineer, sees that maps are constantly updated by the use of scouting reports and information obtained from county court houses and other sources. Confederate, state, and local forces concentrate and expend time and resources to establish strong defensive positions in and around Macon and Augusta in anticipation of sieges, but Sherman simply bypasses them after feints and demonstrations against them.
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Written-By – Joseph De Maio
Written-By – Joseph De Maio, Joseph Rotolo , Peter Rotolo
- Copyright (c) – Palette Records Corp.
- Published By – Zodiac Music Corp.
NotesNot For Sale release
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side A): AL 8237
- Matrix / Runout (Side B): AL 8238
- Rights Society: BMI