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Union General made Atlanta his southern headquarters for a month after he took control of the city. Upon his orders to advance well into Georgia, he burned down much of Atlanta. Catholic priests begged Sherman not to burn down orphan homes and hospitals and Sherman agreed to that.

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Atlanta and Columbia N.C.

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Q: What ciy was burned during general sherman's march to sea?
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What symbol represents Atlanta the greek god?

the Phoenix. atlanta was burned to the ground during shermans march to the sea. Atlanta has emerged as the new capital of the south.

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Atlanta Georgia. He burned the city to the ground.

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November and December (1864)

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General Sherman's "March To The Sea" concluded in Savannah, Georgia on December 21st, 1864 when the Mayor of Savannah, Dr Richard Arnold, surrendered to General John Geary in return for a promise of safety from the same fate as that which occurred during Sherman's infamous march through Atlanta.

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My mom said they burned houses and people in them killing as much as every Pearson in rackdale and that was the end of the civil war

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sherman went throught the south on a raid that was known as "shermans" march

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March to Sea

Shermans march to Savannah was called?

Sherman's March to the Sea

Did slaves try to join General sherman's army during his march to the sea?

Yes,slaves did join his army.They joined his army because when they got freed they didnt no where to go so they joined Shermans army.

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General William T. Sherman