Above we show a vital photo of Atlanta, Georgia General William T. Sherman on horseback at Federal Fort No. These photographs are of Sherman in Atlanta, September-November, data-componentType="MODAL_PIN
Soldiers in the field maintained a strong sense of family by bonding with their fellow soldiers through common experience and background. Many senior officers went even further by appointing actual family members to their staff.
Civil War: Ulysses S. Grant - the first U.field soldier to hold the rank of Lieutenant General since Washington. His campaigns ultimately resulted in the decimation of the Army of Northern Virginia, but at immense human cost.
Old Abe, the American War Eagle, was the mascot of the Wisconsin Regiment in the Civil War. Old Abe was in 39 battles during the Civil War, including Fredericktown and the Siege of Vicksburg. Old Abe became a patriotic symbol for the entire nation.