Sherman's march to sea
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September 2, 1864.
100,000 person union army
I, general sherman, on this day beat you and claim Atlanta for the Union.
And I, confederate General john hood, give up.
51,000 person confederate army
GO! Burn the cotton plants! Get rid of their supplies! Burn the lumber mills! Anything that helps the confederates get rid of it!
confederate army in savannah
I don't even think we are going to try
I mayor of Savannah am giving it away to you. bye!
Dear President Lincoln, I and the union forces have captured both Atlanta and savannah. Merry Christmas from me - General Sherman